Test Details

ALPHA-1-ACID GLYCOPROTEIN

Test Price: ₹ 4000

It is an acute phase reactant increased in patients with inflammation. It is also increased in patients with tumors, possibly acting to protect tissues. In Philadelphia positive CML cases, raised levels are associated with poorer prognosis.



Test Code:
DVCL0863
Report Delivery:
Sample by 7th of the month; Report after 2–3 weeks
Parameters Included:
0
Category:
Acute Phase Reactant
Pre-Test Information:
Overnight fasting is preferred. Duly filled Test Send Out Consent Form (Form 35) is mandatory.
Method:
Fixed Rate Time Nephelometry
Specimen:
2 mL (0.5 mL min.) serum from 1 Red Top (No Additive) tube. Do not use SST gel barrier tubes. Overnight fasting is preferred. Ship refrigerated or frozen. Duly filled Test Send Out Consent Form (Form 35) is mandatory.
Stability Room:
6 hrs
Stability Refrigerated:
7 days
Stability Frozen:
6 weeks

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