Test Details

INTRINSIC FACTOR ANTIBODY

Test Price: ₹ 2400

Intrinsic Factor, produced by cells lining the stomach, binds vitamin B12 (cyanocobalamin) to facilitate absorption of the vitamin. This antibody impedes the action of Intrinsic Factor as observed in approximately half of the patients who develop Pernicious anemia.



Test Code:
DVCL0006
Report Delivery:
Sample Mon by 9 am; Report Same day
Parameters Included:
0
Category:
Nutritional disorders
Pre-Test Information:
No special preparation required
Method:
EIA
Specimen:
2 mL (1 mL min.) serum from 1 SST. Ship refrigerated or frozen.
Stability Room:
8 hrs
Stability Refrigerated:
48 hrs
Stability Frozen:
4 weeks

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