What is the Thiopurine Methyltransferase (TPMT) Test?
Thiopurine drugs weaken the immune system and treat patients after organ transplants and for many diseases, such as leukemia, inflammatory bowel disease, and skin conditions like eczema.
A doctor may order a blood TPMT test for a patient before they start taking thiopurine drugs or if they think a lack of this enzyme may cause side effects.
To find out if you don't have enough thiopurine methyltransferase (TPMT) and how likely you are to have serious side effects if you take azathioprine, mercaptopurine, or thioguanine, which are all in a class of drugs called thiopurines that suppress the immune system.
You'll have blood extracted from an arm vein.
How does one prepare for the test?
No preparation is needed.
Required Documents for TPMT Test:
No care is required.
The cost of a TPMT Blood Test in Delhi:
The TPMT (Thiopurine methyl transferase) Test cost varies by region and facility. So, get tested at trustworthy diagnostic centers like Ganesh Diagnostic. Training and experienced professionals are staffed to assure patient and visitor safety.MAKE A PAYMENT BOOK TEST SAMPLE
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