TYPHUS FEVER (RICKETTSIA) ANTIBODIES, IgG & IgM

Antigen specific IgG & IgM titers allow rapid diagnosis of infection by one or more of the typhus fever group of rickettsial agents. This group includes Rickettsia typhi (endemic or murine typhus) R. prowazeki (epidemic typhus), and Brill-Zinsswe disease caused by reactivation of latent R. prowazeki.

  • Test Type:
  • Pre-test Information:
    No special preparation required
  • Report Delivery:
    Sample by 7th of the month; Report after 2–3 weeks
  • Components:
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Sample Report