What is the Anti-dsDNA Antibody (IFA) test?
Anti-dsDNA antibodies are detected by indirect immunofluorescence on slides coated with the organism Crithidia luciliae, whose kinetoplast fluoresces in the presence of anti-dsDNA antibodies.
When is the Anti-dsDNA Antibody (IFA) test recommended?
It is recommended:
To aid in the diagnosis of Sjogren’s syndrome, rheumatoid arthritis, scleroderma, hepatitis, and other mixed connective tissue diseases.
It might also be ordered to monitor the progress of damage to the kidney, chronic hepatitis, primary biliary cirrhosis, or the presence of SLS.
What does it measure?
The Anti-dsDNA Antibody (IFA) test:
Is a confirmatory testing method commonly used for detecting the signs and symptoms consistent with systemic lupus erythematosus (SLS).
Works based on antigen-antibody interactions. The people with or at risk of SLS may have elevated levels of Anti-dsDNA.
In such cases, an Anti-dsDNA test may help monitor the progression or flare-ups of the diseased person.
How long will the reports take?
You will get the reports within 36 hours after the collection of the blood sample.
What is the cost of the Anti-dsDNA Antibody (IFA) test in Bangalore?
The cost of the Anti-dsDNA Antibody (IFA) test in Bangalore is Rs.960.
How often should I get tested for the Anti-dsDNA Antibody (IFA) test?
Anti-dsDNA Antibody (IFA) test is prescribed by your doctor after completing the assessment of your condition.
What are the normal values for the Anti-dsDNA Antibody (IFA) test?
Positive / Negative
What is the type of sample required?
This test requires a blood sample.
What time should I get the test done?
This test can be taken at any time during the day.
Is fasting required for an Anti-dsDNA Antibody (IFA) test?
Fasting is not required for this test.
Any other precautions to be taken before getting myself tested for an Anti-dsDNA Antibody (IFA) test?
There are no specific precautions for this test.
How can I book an Anti-dsDNA Antibody (IFA) test in Bangalore?
Log into www.orangehealth.in and submit your details. Our highly trained, professional, and vaccinated eMedics will be at your doorstep within 60 minutes or at the time slot booked by you.
Why should I book an Anti-dsDNA Antibody (IFA) test with Orange Health in Bangalore?
Orange Health is the fastest diagnostic lab. With us, you can get tested at home within 60 minutes of placing an order anywhere in Bangalore. Our trained, professional, and vaccinated e Medic will be at your doorstep at the time selected by you. Your sample is safely transported at the optimal temperature to our NABL accredited and ICMR approved lab. The results will be delivered to you faster too!
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