Entamoeba histolytica antibodies

Which test do we use?

IgG ELISA.

Agglutination test (total Ig) (used for urgent analysis requests)

Sampling instructions

For 1 or 2 serological analyses: at least 1 ml serum
For 3 to 5 serological analyses: at least 2 ml serum

Storage conditions

The serum can be sent at room temperature, but the transport should be kept as short as possible (avoid transport over weekends or holidays).

Frequence

Two times per week

Reference values

negative

How soon can you expect results?

Depends on the total number of analyses requested. See ‘How frequently do we perform this analysis’.

Accredited

Yes
ISO 15189 – Belac 147-MED

RIZIV-code

551795 / 551806

Laatste wijziging op: 23/01/2020