PLINK - Overview: PNH, PI-Linked Antigen, Blood

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Test Name

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PNH, PI-Linked Antigen, Blood

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

Screening for and confirming the diagnosis of paroxysmal nocturnal hemoglobinuria (PNH)


Monitoring patients with PNH

Additional Tests Lists test(s) that are always performed, at an additional charge, with the initial test(s)

Test IDReporting NameAvailable SeparatelyAlways Performed
FCIMSFlow Cytometry Interp, 9-15 MarkersNo, (Bill Only)Yes

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


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

PNH, PI-Linked AG, B

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

Acid Hemolysin
GPI-Linked Antigen
Ham-Crosby Sugar-Water Test, Blood
Hemolytic Anemia
Paroxysmal Nocturnal Hemoglobinuria (PNH)
PI Linked Antigen
Sucrose Analysis
Sucrose Fragility
Sucrose Hemolysis
Sugar Water PNH Screen
Sugar Water Test, Ham-Crosby, Blood