Blood Sciences Test


Phospholipase A2 Receptor (PLA2R) Antibodies

Specimen

Serum

Test Usage

APLA2R antibodies occur in around 70% cases of membranous nephropathy. Spontaneous remission  occurs less frequently in patients with high antibody values.

Availability

Referred test

Turnaround Time

Monthly

Assayed By

This investigation is performed at the Immunology Department, Southmead Hospital, Westbury on Trym, Bristol. BS10 5NB

Specimen Labelling Procedure