PAPPa Pregnancy Associated Plasma Protein

About the test

PAPP-A (Pregnancy Associated Plasma Protein-A) is a protein that is produced by the placenta. It’s level increases in the body during pregnancy.

This test helps in measuring the levels of PAPP-A (Pregnancy Associated Plasma Protein-A) in the bloodstream. It is mainly performed for prenatal screening in the first trimester of pregnancy.

Why get tested?

PAPP-A (Pregnancy Associated Plasma Protein-A) is mainly performed for prenatal screening in the first trimester of pregnancy. The doctor may advise taking the test to the patient to detect Trisomy 18 and Down Syndrome in the fetus.

This test includes

  • Pregnancy associated plasma protein A (PAPP-A)

Preparations

  • It is important to inform the doctor about medications that are being taken by the patient.
  • It is important to inform the doctor about any underlying medical condition or allergies before taking the PAPP-A (Pregnancy Associated Plasma Protein-A) test.

Frequently asked questions

Q.What does the test result mean?

If the levels of PAPP-A are high then it may indicate pregnancy, Myocardial Infraction, and Unstable angina. The lower levels of PAPP-A indicate Down’s Syndrome and Trisomy.

Q.Is there any other test required with the PAPP-A (Pregnancy Associated Plasma Protein-A) test?

The doctor may advise for an ultrasound before the individual undergoes a PAPP-A (Pregnancy Associated Plasma Protein-A) test. Other tests a doctor may advise to take are the b-hCG test or Double Marker Test.

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PAPPa Pregnancy Associated Plasma Protein

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