Q Fever Serology


Test Information

Test Name

Q Fever Serology

Synonyms

Coxiella burnetti serology

Preferred Specimen

SST

Testing Location

Referral

Turn Around Time

2 weeks


Collection Information

Preparation

  • Coxiella burnetii is absent in NZ, travel history required
  • Paired sera should be obtained wherever possible: Acute sample and convalescent sample 2-3 weeks after onset

Processing Information

Registration Code

QFEV

Alternative Specimen

Plain tube


Methodology

Interpretations

View Interpretations

Contact Information

laura.yau@pathlab.com

External Referral Information

Referral Location

LabPlus (via WHL)

External Lab Website