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The Anticardiolipin test (ACL antibody test) helps detect the level of anticardiolipin antibodies in the bloodstream.
Anticardiolipin antibodies attack a phospholipid called cardiolipin, which plays a major role in blood clotting. Higher levels of anticardiolipin antibodies decreases the cardiolipin levels in the body, which causes an increased risk of blood clots. This condition is known as Antiphospholipid Syndrome (APS).
Due to this condition, the body starts developing unexplained clots in the arteries and veins. As a result, you may experience bleeding issues.
People with antiphospholipid syndrome may experience the following symptoms:
In cases where the antiphospholipid syndrome goes unchecked for quite some time, you may undergo some severe complications, including:
Apollo 24|7 offers a comprehensive Anticardiolipin Antibody IgG and IgM test package that includes two distinct tests, namely:
Both these tests together measure the level of anticardiolipin antibodies in the bloodstream and help determine the presence of the antiphospholipid syndrome.
You should get tested for antiphospholipid syndrome if you:
You may have a higher chance of contracting the disease if you:
Why should Apollo be your preferred healthcare partner?
The information mentioned above is meant for educational purposes only and should not be taken as a substitute to your Physician’s advice. It is highly recommended that the customer consults with a qualified healthcare professional to interpret test results