Rheumatoid Arthritis Package in Lucknow
Understanding Rheumatoid Arthritis Package in Lucknow
What is Rheumatoid Arthritis Package in Lucknow?
Rheumatoid Arthritis Package includes a rheumatoid arthritis profile and an Anti Nuclear Antibody-IFA (ANA - IFA) test. The Rheumatoid Arthritis profile consists of 10 tests that help to detect rheumatoid arthritis (RA), an autoimmune disorder that occurs when your immune system attacks the healthy tissues of your joints of hands or legs. You may get these tests done if you have a family history of RA, are obese, or if you have symptoms such as pain, stiffness, tenderness in the joints of the hands and legs, etc. Anti Nuclear Antibody-IFA (ANA - IFA) test detects the presence of antinuclear antibody (ANA), a special type of protein in the blood, that attacks the body’s healthy cells and damages the joints, skin, muscles, and other body parts.
What does Rheumatoid Arthritis Package measure?Contains 11 tests
IgG (Anti IgM - RF- IgM Detection)
Anti-Nuclear Antibody (ANA) by IFA - End Point Titer
An Anti-Nuclear Antibody (ANA) by IFA - End Point Titer 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 the body’s own 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.
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