What is a Methylmalonic Acid Test?
The Methylmalonic Acid Test measures the blood level of Methylmalonic Acid.
Why is a Methylmalonic Acid Test important?
Methylmalonic Acid levels are helpful in diagnosing early B12 deficiency and megaloblastic anemia. B12 deficiency can lead to to anemia, fatigue, weight gain and suboptimal nerve function.
What type of specimen will I submit?
This Methylmalonic Acid Test is a blood test.
Do I need to fast to take this test?
Fasting is not necessary.
How long does it take to get test results?
It typically takes 4 business days or less.