LPMAF - Overview: Lymphocyte Proliferation Panel for Mitogens and Antigens

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Test ID: LPMAF    
Lymphocyte Proliferation Panel for Mitogens and Antigens

Useful For Suggests clinical disorders or settings where the test may be helpful

Evaluating patients suspected of having diminished cellular immune function


Evaluating patients with primary and secondary immunodeficiency diseases that affect T lymphocytes, including combined immunodeficiency diseases (eg, severe combined immunodeficiency, cellular immunodeficiency diseases, and some patients with humoral immunodeficiency diseases (eg, common variable immunodeficiency)


Evaluating functional T-cell recovery post-hematopoietic stem cell transplant or immunosuppressive therapy for solid-organ transplantation or in other clinical contexts

Profile Information A profile is a group of laboratory tests that are ordered and performed together under a single Mayo Test ID. Profile information lists the test performed, inclusive of the test fee, when a profile is ordered and includes reporting names and individual availability.

Test IDReporting NameAvailable SeparatelyAlways Performed
LPMGFLymphocyte Proliferation, MitogensYesYes
LPAGFLymphocyte Proliferation, AntigensYesYes

Method Name A short description of the method used to perform the test

Flow Cytometry

NY State Approved Indicates the status of NY State approval and if the test is orderable for NY State clients.


Reporting Name A shorter/abbreviated version of the Published Name for a test; an abbreviated test name

Lymphocyte Proliferation Panel

Aliases Lists additional common names for a test, as an aid in searching

(PHA) Phytohemagglutinin
Blastogenesis Antigens
Blastogenesis Mitogens
Immune Competence
Lymphocyte Blastogenesis Antigen
Lymphocyte Blastogenesis Mitogens
Lymphocyte Phytohemagglutiin
Lymphocyte Transformation
Mitogen Studies
Phytohemagglutinin (PHA)
Pokeweed (PWM)
PWM (Pokeweed)