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serum ceruloplasmin measurement

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Quantification of some ceruloplasmin in the blood. Ceruloplasmin is a copper containing enzyme synthesized in tge liver that plays a role in iron metabolism and Copper ion transport. It is measured in combination with copper tests in the diagnosis of Wilson's disease. Ceruloplasmin is a copper containing enzyme that plays a role in iron metabolism measured in combination with copper tests in the diagnosis of Wilson's disease.

Quantification of some ceruloplasmin in the blood.

Synonyms: serum ceruloplasmin levels

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  • SNOMEDCT:270975004
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http://labtestsonline.org.uk/understanding/analytes/caeruloplasmin

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