INTRINSIC FACTOR ANTIBODY

Intrinsic Factor, produced by cells lining the stomach, binds vitamin B12 (cyanocobalamin) to facilitate absorption of the vitamin. This antibody impedes the action of Intrinsic Factor as observed in approximately half of the patients who develop Pernicious anemia.

  • Test Type:
  • Pre-test Information:
    No special preparation required
  • Report Delivery:
    Sample by Mon 9 am; report Same day
  • Components:
    0

Sample Report