This week, the newly refurbished Immunology and Emergency Department (ED) laboratories at St George’s Hospital were officially opened by Trust Managing Director Kate Slemeck and Chief Operating Officer Anne Brierley. A ribbon cutting was held at each laboratory and Kate and Anne were given a tour around the refurbished spaces by laboratory staff. The Immunology […]
Phospholipase A2 receptor antibodies (PLA2R)
|Category||Immunology and PRU|
Negative: <14 RU/ml
Borderline: 14-20 RU/ml
Positive: >20 Ru/ml
This test is useful in the investigation of patients with suspected membranous glomerulonephritis and for monitoring patient response to treatment.
PLA2R antibodies are present in approximately 70% of patients with primary membranous glomerulonephropathy.
Urgent testing may be requested by calling the Immunology Consultants on 0208 725 5106.
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