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Question: what does Ig A mean?


 Kirsty_Oz - Mon Jan 03, 2005 1:49 am

what kind of test is that?
 Dr. Tamer Fouad - Mon Jan 03, 2005 9:13 am

User avatar Ig A is a an immunoglobulin. Antibodies against Ig A are tested in patients receiving plasma transfusions and developing anaphylactic reactions (severe allergic reactions).
 Kirsty_Oz - Tue Jan 04, 2005 5:18 am

ok... thanks... it was just one of the tests that was completed the other day... still waiting on the coeliad screen results.

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