What is Anti Phospholipid Antibody IgA?
The test is useful for patients with suspected anti phospholipid syndrome by identification of phospholipid antibodies. Timely detection of the condition helps in taking the required steps to prevent new blood clots from forming. Anti phospholipid syndrome is a disorder in which the immune system ends up attacking the normal proteins in the blood. It may result in the formation of blood clots in the arteries, veins and organs. In some cases, it may also result in miscarriage or still birth in pregnant women. This test helps in identification of phospholipid antibodies to diagnose a patient anti phospholipid syndrome. Most laboratory tests are performed on anticoagulated plasma, serum or whole blood.The test is useful for patients with suspected anti phospholipid syndrome by identification of phospholipid antibodies. Timely detection of the condition helps in taking the required steps to prevent new blood clots from forming.
The sample type collected for Anti Phospholipid Antibody IgA is: Blood
Preparation for Anti Phospholipid Antibody IgA
- No special preparation required
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