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HR-Urticaria Test

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HR-Urticaria Test
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Reference Range:

<16.5%

Turnaround Time:

28 Working Days

Comments:

Internal Test Code:- HR

Description:

Indication: Investigation of urticaria with or without angioedema

Background: May be present in patients with autoimmune urticaria

Method: Cellular - Histamine release assay

Repeat Frequency:As clinically indicated.

Preparation:

None

Vessels and Containers:

Serum gold-top

Sample Requirements:

500µl serum

Interference:

None known

How result is reported:

Numeric in % release of total histamine.

Important Information:

Entry Last Modified 25/06/2019

Reference Lab Description:

Reference Lab 1

Transportation and Handling:

At room temperature

Special Precautions:

None

Time limits for requesting additional examinations:

Sample available in this laboratory for approximately 2 weeks. Test can only be added to samples already received by Immunology.