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Anti Nuclear Antibody, EIA in New Delhi

Also known as Anti Nuclear Factor (ANF), Autoimmune
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Understanding Anti Nuclear Antibody, EIA in New Delhi


What is Anti Nuclear Antibody, EIA in New Delhi?

The Anti Nuclear Antibody, EIA test helps to identify antinuclear antibodies (ANA) in the blood. These antibodies often attack your body's own tissues specifically targeting each cell's nucleus. This test helps diagnose autoimmune disorders such as lupus, rheumatoid arthritis, and scleroderma among others.

What does Anti Nuclear Antibody, EIA measure?

An Anti Nuclear Antibody, EIA test checks for antinuclear antibodies (ANA) in your blood. These antibodies, different from typical ones that fight off invaders in the body, can attach to structures inside cell nuclei. If ANAs are present in the blood, it may suggest that your immune system is overly sensitive, causing inflammation against your own tissues and possibly indicating autoimmune diseases. 

Answers to Patient Concerns & Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs) about Anti Nuclear Antibody, EIA in New Delhi


Frequently Asked Questions about Anti Nuclear Antibody, EIA in New Delhi

Q. What is an Anti Nuclear Antibody, EIA test?

The Anti Nuclear Antibody, EIA test is a blood test that detects antibodies targeting the cell nucleus. It helps diagnose autoimmune diseases where the immune system mistakenly attacks the body's own cells.

Q. Why is an Anti Nuclear Antibody, EIA test done?

The Anti Nuclear Antibody, EIA test is done to identify autoimmune disorders, especially when individuals exhibit symptoms like joint pain, fatigue, or skin rashes. It aids in early detection and guides appropriate treatment.

Q. How is the Anti Nuclear Antibody, EIA test performed?

A blood sample is taken from a vein, usually in the arm. The sample is then analyzed in a laboratory to measure the presence and concentration of antinuclear antibodies.

Q. How often should I get an Anti Nuclear Antibody, EIA test done?

The frequency of ANA testing depends on individual health conditions and recommendations by your doctor.

Q. Is there any risk associated with an Anti Nuclear Antibody, EIA test?

No, there is no risk associated with Anti Nuclear Antibody, EIA test. However, some individuals may feel a slight sting when a needle is pricked and experience some bleeding that is normal and usually not bothersome. Rarely, some individuals may also experience slight swelling or bruising at the site of the needle prick. Applying ice 3-4 times a day for about a week may help reduce swelling and bruising. If it does not get better, consult your doctor.

Q. Does Tata 1mg Labs offer an Anti Nuclear Antibody, EIA test in New Delhi?

Yes, Tata 1mg Labs offers an Anti Nuclear Antibody, EIA test in New Delhi. The test is easy to book, is pocket-friendly, and comes with a comprehensible report.

Q. Is home sample collection facility available for an Anti Nuclear Antibody, EIA in New Delhi with Tata 1mg Labs?

Yes, home sample collection for an Anti Nuclear Antibody, EIA is readily available in New Delhi. Tata 1mg Labs allows you to choose a date and time that suits your schedule for sample collection.

Q. How can I schedule an Anti Nuclear Antibody, EIA with Tata 1mg Labs in New Delhi?

If you want to schedule an Anti Nuclear Antibody, EIA with Tata 1mg Labs in New Delhi, the procedure is fairly easy and hassle-free. Follow these steps to book a test: 1). Visit the Lab Tests section on the Tata 1mg website. 2). Add the test you want in the cart. 3). Pick a time and date slot according to your convenience; however, do consider the necessary prerequisites while scheduling a test. 4). You will receive a notification with all the details once the test is scheduled.

Q. What is the cost of an Anti Nuclear Antibody, EIA at Tata 1mg Labs in New Delhi?

Tata 1mg Labs is a pocket-friendly platform for booking lab tests in New Delhi. An Anti Nuclear Antibody, EIA is available at an affordable price of Rs. 629.

Q. How long does Tata 1mg Labs take to give the reports of an Anti Nuclear Antibody, EIA in New Delhi?

At Tata 1mg Labs, we understand the importance of timely results. We strive to provide fast turnaround times for test results, allowing you to get the information you need promptly. On average, we take 48 hours to provide the reports of an Anti Nuclear Antibody, EIA in New Delhi.
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References

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  3. Overview of Systemic Lupus Erythematosus (Lupus) [Internet]. NIH; Oct. 2022. [Accessed 21 Dec. 2023]. Available from: https://www.niams.nih.gov/health-topics/lupus External Link
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