A 48-year-old female asked:
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is there a way to measure your immune system specifically natural killer cells?

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Dr. Kristin Sokol
11 years experience Allergy and Immunology
Immunologist: Yes, there are screening tests for immune dysfunction, and also more specific tests if history is consistent with immune dysfunction and/or screening tests abnormal. NK cell dysfunction is rare. I would see an immunologist for further discussion and evaluation.
Answered on Jun 10, 2017
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