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Terminal Deoxynucleotidyl Transferase

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Overview
Interpreting Results

Overview of TdT

What is TdT?

The Terminal Deoxynucleotidyl Transferase (TDT) test is performed to classify lymphomas and leukemias, to differentiate between lymphoblastic and non-lymphoblastic leukemia, to diagnose acute lymphoblastic leukemia, lymphoblastic lymphomas and lymphoid blast crisis of CML (Chronic Myelgenous Leukemia).

Why is TdT done?

The test is performed when a patient exhibits symptoms of leukemia such as-
>Joint pain
>Fatigue
>Dizziness
>Fever
>Frequent infections
>Mouth ulcer
>Swollen lymph nodes
>Unexplained weight loss
>Pallor
>Loss of appetite



Preparation for TdT

  • No special preparation required

Sample Type for TdT

The sample type collected for Terminal Deoxynucleotidyl Transferase is: Blood

Interpreting TdT results

Interpretations

The results depend upon the stain used for the classification and distinction of leukemias and lymphomas. So, a positive result is indicated by the presence of positive staining of the ALL B-cells and negative staining, i.e., no staining in case of absence of TdT positive cells.


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User Reviews about Terminal Deoxynucleotidyl Transferase

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