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AA blood screen

IN auto immune hepatitis what does being diagnosed postive for
AA blood screen mean
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You may be referring to AAA - or anti-actin antibodies.  This is not normally measured in North American laboratories.  In generaly, these antibodies are a specific marker for type-1 autoimmune hepatitis.  

Typically, anti-smooth muscle antibodies (ASMA) are used for diagnosis.  High levels of these antibodies are associated with increased levels of AAA.

Followup with your personal physician is essential.

This answer is not intended as and does not substitute for medical advice - the information presented is for patient education only. Please see your personal physician for further evaluation of your individual case.

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The ASMA are used to diagnose Lupus.
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