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Adenosine Deaminase (ADA)

Detect immune system abnormalities

  • 15 min
  • 75 British pounds
  • 305 Neasden Lane, London NW10 1QR, UK

Service Description

Biomarker: ADA Sample: BLOOD Results: 2 HRS Phlebotomy: £0.00 ADA is an enzyme that plays a role in purine metabolism and the immune system. The ADA test measures the level of ADA in the blood, typically to diagnose or monitor certain medical conditions ADA deficiency is a rare genetic disorder that affects the immune system, specifically impairing the function of T and B lymphocytes. The symptoms of ADA deficiency can vary in severity and may include: -- Severe combined immunodeficiency (SCID): SCID, a condition characterized by a severely weakened immune system. Infants with ADA deficiency may experience recurrent and severe infections, such as pneumonia, meningitis, or bloodstream infections. -- Failure to thrive: Infants with ADA deficiency may have difficulty gaining weight and growing at a normal rate. -- Chronic diarrhoea: Persistent or chronic diarrhoea can be a symptom of ADA deficiency. -- Recurrent respiratory infections: Children with ADA deficiency may experience frequent respiratory infections, such as pneumonia or bronchitis. -- Skin rashes or infections: Skin problems, including rashes or infections, may occur in individuals with ADA deficiency. -- Developmental delays: In some cases, ADA deficiency can lead to developmental delays or intellectual disabilities.

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Contact Details

  • 305 Neasden Lane, London NW10 1QR, UK

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