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The CD14 Monocytic Cell Marker test is a type of blood test used to measure the levels of CD14, a protein found on the surface of white blood cells called monocytes. Monocytes are a type of immune cell that play a crucial role in the body's defense against infection and disease.
The CD14 test is used to help diagnose and monitor certain medical conditions, including:
CD14 Monocytic Cell Marker test is also used in research studies to better understand the role of monocytes in various disease processes. A doctor may recommend this test to investigate cell patterns found during microscopy of the blood, lymph nodes, or other tissues. The lab can perform the test via two methods:
It is a process in which the labelled cell surface antigens, along with their cellular morphology, can be directly seen under light microscopy.
Apollo 24|7 offers a comprehensive CD14 (monocytic cell marker) test to help in the detection of monocytes, namely lipopolysaccharide, to help confirm the presence of gram-negative bacteria. Some of the symptoms that accompany a gram-negative bacteria infection are:
Usually, doctors may suggest the CD14 (monocytic cell marker) test for multiple other reasons as well. Some of them are:
It is vital to consult a health practitioner if the symptoms exist for more than a few days. Using CD14 as markers, the doctor can then confirm the diagnosis and devise a treatment plan for gram-negative bacteria.
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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