Test Name

Anti phospholipid antibodies

 Test Description

Antiphospholipid antibodies are a group of antibodies classified as anti cardiolipin antibodies and the lupus anticoagulant. These antiphospholipid antibodies are directed against phospholipids, complexes formed with phospholipids, and proteins that bind with phospholipids. The antiphospholipid antibody test helps in determining the presence and levels of these antibodies in the bloodstream. These antibodies are produced in autoimmune disorder in which the immunity system attacks its normal protein in the body particularly beta-2-glycoprotein I and prothrombin.

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