Taenia solium antibodies ((neuro)cysticercosis)

Which test do we use?

Taenia solium IgG ELISA.

Sampling instructions

Serum
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 transport duration should be kept as short as possible (avoid transport over weekends or holidays).

Important advice

Bowel Taeniases must be determined by coprological examination.

Frequence

One time per week

Reference values

negative

How soon can you expect results?

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

Accredited

Yes

ISO 15189 – Belac 147-MED

RIZIV-code

551810 / 551821

Laatste wijziging op: 09/09/2021