Dengue Fever Serology


Test Information

Test Name

Dengue Fever Serology

Synonyms

Dengue Fever IgG; Dengue Fever IgM; Dengue fever virus NS1 antigen

Preferred Specimen

SST

Testing Location

Referral

Turn Around Time

1 week


Collection Information

Patient Requestable

Yes

Preparation

  • Acute sample should be collected within 5 days of illness
  • A convalescent sample is required 10 - 14 days later
  • Detail of recent travel to endemic areas is required
  • Dedicated tube required

Processing Information

Registration Code

DENG


Methodology

Interpretations

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Contact Information

laura.yau@pathlab.co.nz

External Referral Information

Referral Location

ESR Wallaceville (via WHL)

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