Specimen: 2 mL (1 mL min.) serum from 1 SST. Ship refrigerated or frozen.
Stability (Room): 2 hrs
Stability (Refrigerated): 1 week
Stability (Frozen): 1 weeks
Price: Contact Medilab
Turnaround time (TAT): 2 hrs
Usage: Typhoid fever is a bacterial infection that spreads through contaminated food & drinking water. It can also spread through close contact from one person to another. The disease mainly affects intestinal tract, liver and spleen. This test detects IgM & IgG antibodies, the markers of exposure to typhoid bacteria.
Components: *Typhi dot/Salmonella typhi IgG *Typhi dot/Salmonella typhi IgM
Home Collection: Available
Pre-test Information: No special preparation required