EPIDERMAL (PEMPHIGUS) ANTIBODY, IFA IN DILUTIONS
Autoantibodies are directed against the keratinocyte cell surface in patients with Pemphigus vulgaris. Approximately 50% of patients with Bullous pemphigoid express autoantibodies directed against the basement membtane of stratified squamous epithelium. There is a correlation between titre and disease activity.
Pre-test Information:Overnight fasting is preferred
Report Delivery:Sample Daily by 11 am; Report Next day