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What are the complications of a schilling test?

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In brief: Unreliable

Although the schilling test is a classic way of detecting B12 deficiency, it is not as sensitive or reliable as updated blood tests including b12, folate, (folic acid) and the metabolites methylmalonate (mma) and total homocysteine.

In brief: Unreliable

Although the schilling test is a classic way of detecting B12 deficiency, it is not as sensitive or reliable as updated blood tests including b12, folate, (folic acid) and the metabolites methylmalonate (mma) and total homocysteine.
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Dr. Alain Ades
Internal Medicine - Gastroenterology

In brief: B 12

None.

In brief: B 12

None.
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