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This test is used to diagnose megaloblastic anemia; elevated levels of methylmalonic acid provide an early indication of cobalamin (B12) deficiency.
People with vitamin B-12 deficiency almost always have elevated levels of methylamalonic acid, however positive test does not confirm deficiency. Vitamin -B12 deficiency causes megaloblastic anaemia, oral ulcers and peripheral neuropathy.
Anaemic work-up, suspected vitamin B 12/folate deficiency.
No special preparation is necessary prior to blood sample collection.
Methylmalonic Acid, Serum – TC – 34879
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