Influenza A & B Serology


Test Information

Test Name

Influenza A & B Serology

Synonyms

Respiratory Viral Serology

Preferred Specimen

SST

Testing Location

Referral


Collection Information

Preparation

Paired sera should be obtained wherever possible:

  • acute sample - as early as possible in the illness, and
  • convalescent sample 2 - 3 weeks after onset

Processing Information

Registration Code

INFL

Alternative Specimen

Plain tube


Methodology

Interpretations

View Interpretations

Contact Information

laura.yau@pathlab.co.nz

External Referral Information

Referral Location

LabPlus (via WHL)

External Lab Website