An immunofluorescence test (IFAT) for IgG 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 transport duration should be kept as short as possible (avoid transport over weekends or holidays).
Besides serum, lumbar fluid can also be analyses using IFAT.
Country of exposure must be mentioned on the request form.
Once per week
Depends on the total number of requested analyses. See ‘How frequently do we perform this analysis’.
551810 / 551821
Laatste wijziging op: 23/01/2020