Pernicious anemia cascade

Alphabetical Test listing

Pernicious anemia cascade-

This commercial sendout test is not on the Allina Health Laboratory formulary, and cannot be collected, ordered or sent through Allina Health.

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Pernicious anemia cascade
  

Order individual tests as indicated:

First line test is Vitamin B12.

If B12 results are >400pg/mL, no further testing is indicated.

If B12 results are 180-400pg/mL, the recommended follow up test is Methylmalonic acid.

If the MMA result is elevated, the recommended follow up test is Intrinsic Factor Antibodies

If B12 results are below the reference range (<180pg/mL), the recommended follow up test is Intrinsic Factor Antibodies.

  
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