Phospholipase A2 receptor

Test investigation

Phospholipase A2 receptor

Laboratory offering test

Referral laboratory

Also known as/Frequency of test

PLA2 R

Indications

Found in 52-82% of individuals with idiopathic membranous nephropathy (compared to 25% in sera from patients with secondary MN). Correlates with disease activity.

Comments precautions

Referred outside of EPA

Sample type

Serum

Turnaround times (TAT) Urgent/Routine/GP or OPD

4 weeks

Reference intervals

Negative