Which tests are used to diagnose chronic granulomatous disease (CGD)?

Updated: Jul 29, 2019
  • Author: Roman J Nowicki, MD, PhD; Chief Editor: Dirk M Elston, MD  more...
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Other diagnostic tests include the following:

  • Chemiluminescence testing to detect the degree of light generated by activated phagocytic cells

  • Direct measurements of oxygen consumption

  • Direct measurements of superoxide anion production

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