Patient Comments: Alpha 1 Antitrypsin Deficiency - Genetic Testing

Have you had genetic testing for alpha-1 antitrypsin deficiency? If so, what were the results?

Comment from: aboss, 65-74 Female (Patient) Published: March 07

The result was cx1-antitrypsin concentration +30.6. M phenotype (by isoelectric focusing) PiMS genotype, was not performed. I am a heterozygote, "carrier" 0 for an X1-antitrypsin allele that usually results in mildly reduced plasma cx1-antitrypsin concentration (PiS).

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