Mast Cell Tryptase

Sample type: Serum

Test name: Mast Cell Tryptase a.k.a. Anaphylaxis

Condition / Indication: Investigation of anaphylaxis

Special precautions & notes: Investigation of anaphylaxis - contact laboratory. Ideally samples should be taken as soon as possible post reaction (immediate sample), at 1-2 hours post reaction and at 24 hours.

Reference range: 2-14 µg/l

Container: Serum (Gold top)

Ideal volume (mL): 2 mL

Referred outside NBT for analysis? No

Discipline: Immunology

Turnaround time: 9 days