Anti Smooth Muscle Antibody – Titre (ASMA)
Patients suffering from chronic liver disease, diagnosed with chronic active autoimmune hepatitis show signs of Anti Smooth Muscle Antibody titre ASMA. The antibody may also be found in patients with alcoholic hepatitis, primary biliary cirrhosis and chronic viral hepatitis. In the patients with chronic active hepatitis, the Antibody-titre is usually found in the range of 80 to 320.
How to prepare for the test?
Overnight fasting is required.