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ID:1052 Platelet Glycoproteins
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DescriptionFlow cytometric determination of platelet surface markers pertaining specifically to the diagnosis of Bernard Soulier syndrome or Glanzmann's Thrombasthenia, through analysis of GPIIb/IIIa and GPIb/X integrins.
IndicationBleeding diatheses where the indication may be due to irregular platelet function.
Additional InfoUsually requested as part of a full platelet function study. See also Platelet Function Tests.
Concurrent TestsPlatelet aggregation studies, Platelet nucleotides, PFA-100
Dietary Requirementsna

InterpretationReduction or absence of platelet surface glycoproteins may be indicative of specific platelet disorders.

Ref. Range (Male)NA
Ref. Range (Female)NA
Ref. Range (Paed)NA
Ref. Range NotesQualitative interpretation of normal, reduced or absent expression.
Units - Not Defined -

Other Help:National Laboratory Medicine Handbook

IP Acute TAT4 weeks
IP Routine TAT4 weeks
GP Acute TAT4 weeks
GP Routine TAT4 weeks
Turnround CommentNA
Originally edited by : na. Last edited on 22/01/2020 09:59:15. Published By on 22/01/2019 09:59:15.