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... MMA is a "methylmalonic acid test"....B12 acts as a coenzyme that converts methymalonyl CoA to succinyl CoA so when there's not enough B12 then the methylmalonyl CoA rises and the body converts it to MMA. ... (6 replies)
... I called my rheumatologist's office today to see what my iron study and MMA blood result was. ... (2 replies)
... Okay...Yes you're B12 level is too low!!!! ... (40 replies)

... y fine. About 3 years after the bypass, I started having loss of feeling in my toes. I thought it was from wearing tight shoes, but my primary doctor thought a b12 test was in order. This was the first time I had this test done...ever. ... (6 replies)
... Hi least you can see the neurologist...that's great!Okay tell him you want an MMA test,Homocysteine test and Folic Acid test...if the MMA or Homocysteine are elevated you have a hidden B12 deficiency....the folic acid might be low or high. ... (40 replies)
... hi help wanted...What A Nut that dr. sounds like!First of all did you mention how an MMA test will point to a hidden B12 deficiency? ... (40 replies)
... nt to a hematologist at my insistence and had several blood tests taking. He has high folic acid but he's taking folic acid supplements. But he has very normal b12 if not high. He also has high mcv. Doc gave him intrinsic test which was negative. Now he wants a bone marrow test. ... (1 replies)
... Hi Bluze...a direct B12 test shows the level of B12 that is stored in your liver... ... (8 replies)
... m sure I'll be half dead from that.I just want to cry me a river....I'm looking for a new dr....I can't take this crap's like the dr. Knows I need B12 and just flat out Forgets to put my B12 shot in the computer and the idiotic nurse says "she can't disturb him while he's with another patient! ... (12 replies)
... If you want to have your adrenals checked you will need a cortisol blood test if it is elevated they will do further testing mine was due to severe stress though..... ... (89 replies)
... are Intrinsic Factor antibodies, Parietal Cells antibodies and serum gastrin. If you have not had any b12 supplements, the MMA test is supposed to be accurate. The Schillings Test is not always accurate. ... (57 replies)
... An mma test might be more accurate, and worth doing. ... (1 replies)
... information regarding B12 deficiency myself. I love my GP however I feel that if I have to educate their office perhaps they should be referring me out. ... (57 replies)
... Its a test for pernicious anemia or B12 deficiency (1 replies)
... Thanks What is an MMA test chuck15789 (6 replies)
... deficiency. They need to do urine MMA test to check it further. I would question why it dropped that much in a month. ... (1 replies)
... I don't know what an MMA test is... but I will ask my doctor. ... (19 replies)
... Since you are going to see a new dr, you will likely need "proof" that you need b12 shots. In this case, it is best not to supplement before you have the labs. ... (18 replies)
... OhMy Gosh......A High Folic Acid and low normal Need an MMA test....Fast!!!!!That is a classic hidden B12 deficiency!A higher folic acid number can disguise a B12 deficiency...That Is A Fact! ... (19 replies)
... Now if they had checked her "folate" that comes under folic acid and even if that's a good number you can still be B12 deficient.My old hematologist said there's so much folate in all foods now that it actually "masks" the B12... ... (34 replies)

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