What is Leptospira Antibody IgM?
Leptospirosis is a zoonotic disease transmitted through soil, food or water contaminated by urine of infected animal. Illness may be self limiting or cause Hepatorenal failure (Weil syndrome. IgM antibodies appear within 1-2 weeks after onset of illness and peak at 2-4 weeks.
Preparation for Leptospira Antibody IgM
- A copy of valid government-issued identification card with the address is required.
Sample Type for Leptospira Antibody IgM
The sample type collected for Leptospira Antibody IgM is: Blood