Immunofluorescence test to detect IgG and IgM antibodies.
For 1 or 2 serological analyses: at least 1 ml serum
For 3 to 5 serological analyses: at least 2 ml serum
The serum can be sent at room temperature, but the duration of transportation must be reduced as much as possible (avoid weekends or holidays).
Antibodies are detectable in a very early stage of the disease.
During the first week after the onset of the fever virus itself can be detected by PCR.
Please indicate country of origin , date of onset of symptoms and sampling date on the application form.
Once or twice per week
Depends on the total number of requested analyses. See ‘How frequently do we perform this analysis’.
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Laatste wijziging op: 23/01/2020