Chikungunya Serology


Test Information

Test Name

Chikungunya Serology

Synonyms

Chikungunya virus IgG; Chikungunya virus IgM

Preferred Specimen

SST

Testing Location

Referral

Turn Around Time

3 weeks


Processing Information

Registration Code

CHIK

Notes

  • History of travel to an endemic area is required
  • Dedicated tube required

Alternative Specimen

Plain tube


Methodology

Sample Storage

Fridge

Sample Stability

1 week

Contact Information

laura.yau@pathlab.co.nz

External Referral Information

Referral Location

ESR (Via WHL)

External Lab Website