Plasmodium antigen detection

Which test do we use?

Three-band test Pf-pLDH/pan-pLDH
Three-band test HRP-2/pan-pLDH
Two-band test Pv-pLDH (if necessary for the diagnosis)

Sampling instructions

1 ml of EDTA blood

Storage conditions

Store the sample between 2 and 8°C. The sample can be sent by regular mail at room temperature.

Important advice

If your laboratory has performed an examination on the same sample to diagnose malaria, please mention the results on the request form.

Frequence

Daily

Reference values

Negative

How soon can you expect results?

On the same day

Accredited

Yes
ISO 15189 – Belac 147-MED

RIZIV-code

552016 / 552020

Laatste wijziging op: 23/01/2020