METR - Overview: Methemoglobin Reductase, Blood

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Test ID: METR    
Methemoglobin Reductase, Blood

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

Confirming cases of suspected methemoglobin reductase (cytochrome b5 reductase) deficiency

 

Functional studies in families with methemoglobin reductase (cytochrome b5 reductase) deficiency

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

Kinetic Spectrophotometry (KS)

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

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

Methemoglobin Reductase, B

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

Diaphorase
Ferrihemoglobin Reductase
Methemoglobin Diaphorase (Methemoglobin Reductase)
Cytochrome b5 Reductase

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