Anti phospholipase A2 receptor 1 Ab

Keywords: Anti phospholipase A2 receptor 1 antibody

Specimen:

5ml blood in plain tube

Method:

Immunoassay

Reference Interval:

Method dependent

Application:

Diagnosis of primary membranous nephropathy.

Interpretation:

Anti phospholipase antibodies are a highly specific test for diagnosis of primary membranous nephropathy but the sensitivity of the test is unclear.

Reference:

Timmermans SA et al. Am J Clin Pathol 2014; 142: 29-34.