Test Details

PAPP-A (PREGNANCY ASSOCIATED PLASMA PROTEIN-A)

Test Price: ₹ 1000

Pregnancy Associated Plasma Protein–A (PAPP-A ) is secreted by placenta and levels elevate with gestational age. It is also expressed by a variety of tissues, but at much lower levels. Unstable or ruptured coronary artery plaques, but not stable plaques also express PAPP-A. This test is used for First Trimester Prenatal Screening



Test Code:
DVCL0256
Report Delivery:
Sample Daily by 9 am; Report Same day
Parameters Included:
0
Category:
Prenatal Diagnosis
Pre-Test Information:
No special preparation required
Method:
CLIA
Specimen:
2 mL (1 mL min.) serum from 1 SST. Ship refrigerated or frozen.
Stability Room:
6 hrs
Stability Refrigerated:
24 hrs
Stability Frozen:
2 months

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