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Anti-Nuclear Factor-Blood SST (Test Code 6101)

The antinuclear antibody (ANA) test is used as a primary test to help evaluate a person for autoimmune disorders that affect many tissues and organs throughout the body. Antinuclear antibodies are autoantibodies that bind to contents of the cell nucleus.

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• Anti-Nuclear Antibodies

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The antinuclear antibody (ANA) test is used as a serological marker of autoimmune disease. Physicians will commonly order an ANA test when a patient shows signs and symptoms that are associated with a general autoimmune disorder. It is known that people with autoimmune disorders can have a variety of signs and symptoms that are vague and non-specific and that worsen and change over time. Through a simple blood test NutriPATH will assess the Anti-Nuclear Antibodies.

Common Conditions:

• Fever
• Fatigue
• Weakness
• Arthritis-like pain in one or more joints
• Rash
• Skin sensitivity to light
• Hair loss
• Muscle pain
• Inflammation
• Tingling in hands and feet

 

NOTICE TO PATIENTS

NutriPATH practices in the usual practitioner-referral system for pathology laboratories. Patients are highly recommended to seek the supervision and guidance of a qualified healthcare practitioner for the interpretation of any lab results and associated information. NutriPATH can offer assistance in locating a suitable practitioner.

 

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Anti-Nuclear Antibodies