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N185 : Anti GAD-IA2(Siriraj)

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Test Code
N185
Test Name
Anti GAD-IA2(Siriraj)
Department
Immunology
Sample Type/Volume
2 tubes of serum , each tube contains serum 1 ml
Storage Condition
2-8 °C
Collection Remark
-
Principle
-
Method
ELISA
Reference Range
Anti GAD Negative; 1 U/ml. Anti IA2 Negative; < 7.5 U/ml. Positive ; >/= 7.5 U/ml.
Clinical
*anti GAD = anti Glutamic acid decarboxylase

*anti IA2 = anti Islet cell antigen 2

*antibody againt the GAD and IA2 beta cell antigen are markers for autoimmune diabetes (DM type I )

diagnosis DM type 1 immune mediated (from siriraj)

Anti-GAD, Anti-IA2 >> In addition to being useful in making an early diagnosis for type 1 diabetes mellitus, GAD antibodies tests are used for differential diagnosis between LADA (Latent Autoimmune Diabetes of Adults) and type 2 diabetes and may also be used for differential diagnosis of gestational diabetes, risk prediction in immediate family members for type 1, as well as a tool to monitor prognosis of the clinical progression of type 1 diabetes.(From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia)
Turnaround Time
3 months
Operation Schedule
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