What is the MPO (EIA) p-ANCA test?
P-ANCA stands for Perinuclear-Antineutrophil Cytoplasmic Antibodies. This test is also known as the MPO test, where MPO stands for Myeloperoxidase. This test is performed via the EIA method. This test helps to analyze, diagnose, and monitor forms of systemic vasculitis.
When is the MPO (EIA) p-ANCA test recommended?
It is recommended in a few types of systemic vasculitis which are closely associated with the production of ANCA such as:Granulomatosis with polyangiitis (Wegener granulomatosis)Microscopic polyangiitisEosinophilic granulomatosis with polyangiitis (Churg Strauss syndrome)Polyarteritis nodosa (PAN)
What does it measure?
The MPO (EIA) p-ANCA test: Used to detect if you have a type of autoimmune vasculitis.The Myeloperoxidase (MPO) enzyme is found in the primary granules of neutrophil and monocyte lysosomes. Autoantibodies related to MPO (MPO antineutrophil cytoplasmic antibodies, i.e., ANCA) occur in several diseases and may be related to the pathogenesis of vascular inflammation in patients having microscopic polyangiitis (MPA).Patients with MPA often experience MPO ANCA and may also be found with azotemia, which is secondary to glomerulonephritis (pauci-immune necrotizing glomerulonephritis).
How long will the reports take?
You will get the reports within 48 hours after the collection of the blood sample.
What is the cost of the MPO (EIA) p-ANCA test in Bangalore?
The cost of the MPO (EIA) p-ANCA test in Bangalore is Rs. 1250.
How often should I get tested for the MPO (EIA) p-ANCA test?
MPO (EIA) p-ANCA test is prescribed by your doctor after completing the assessment of your condition.
What are the normal values for the MPO (EIA) p-ANCA test?
≤ 19 AU/mL
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 MPO (EIA) p-ANCA test?
Fasting is not required for this test.
Any other precautions to be taken before getting myself tested for an MPO (EIA) p-ANCA test?
There are no specific precautions for this test.
How can I book an MPO (EIA) p-ANCA 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 MPO (EIA) p-ANCA test with Orange Health Labs in Bangalore?
Orange Health Labs 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!