PROTEIN S, ANTIGEN

This assay is useful for investigation of patients with a history of thrombosis. Congenital Protein S deficiency is an autosomal dominant disorder present in 2-6% patients with Venous thrombosis. These patients show a 10 fold increased risk of venous thrombosis and in addition may also suffer from recurrent miscarriage, intrauterine growth retardation, stillbirths and arterial thrombosis.

  • Test Type:
  • Pre-test Information:
    Overnight fasting is preferred
  • Report Delivery:
    Sample by 7th of the month; Report after 2–3 weeks
  • Components:
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