HLA B 5
This test is useful in the pathogenesis of a disease called Behcet’s disease.
HLA B5 has two splits B51 and B52. Out of which, only B51 is important in the etiology of Behcet’s disease. Behcet’s disease is an inflammation of the wall of blood vessels that can involve the eyes, skin, and the rest of the body.
How to prepare for the test?
No special preparation is needed for this test.