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
On average: 5 days
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Laatste wijziging op: 13/01/2023