Autoimmune Disease Screen

Autoimmune Disease Screen

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This panel contains the following tests:

  • Antinuclear Antibodies (ANA) Screen
    • A primary test to help evaluate a person for autoimmune diseases
  • C-Reactive Protein (CRP)
    • Elevated CRP is an indication of inflammation throughout your body
  • Tumor Necrosis Factor Alpha (TNFα)
    • A cytokine involved in the inflammatory process; it’s primary role is to regulate immune cells
  • Immunoglobulins IgA, IgG, IgM

Immunoglobulin

Increased in these autoimmune diseases

IgG

Chronic infection, rheumatoid arthritis, lupus, connective tissue disease, multiple sclerosis1,2

IgM

Infection, rheumatoid arthritis, lupus2

IgA

Chronic infections (especially of the GI tract), inflammatory bowel disease (IBD), rheumatoid arthritis, lupus2