WHAT IS LEUKOCYTE CYTOCHEMISTRY (CYTOCHEMICAL STAIN) TEST?

WHAT IS LEUKOCYTE CYTOCHEMISTRY (CYTOCHEMICAL STAIN) TEST?

Staining of blood smears and bone marrow that estimates alkaline phosphatase enzyme activity in neutrophilic granules. A newer microarray technique enables extensive immunophenotyping into distinctive patterns that differentiate chronic lymphocytic leukaemia (CLL), hairy cell leukaemia, mantle cell lymphoma, acute myeloid leukaemia, and T-cell acute lymphoblastic leukaemia. 

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Genomic Medicine UK is the home of comprehensive genomic testing in London. Our consultant medical doctors work tirelessly to provide the highest standards of medical laboratory testing for personalised medical treatments, genomic risk assessments for common diseases and genomic risk assessment for cancers at an affordable cost for everybody. We use state-of-the-art modern technologies of next-generation sequencing and DNA chip microarray to provide all of our patients and partner doctors with a reliable, evidence-based, thorough and valuable medical service.

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