What is Hepatitis E Virus IgM Antibody?
The Hepatitis E Virus IgM Antibody test is performed to screen for and diagnose an infection of the Hepatitis E virus affecting the liver.
The sample type collected for Hepatitis E Virus IgM Antibody is: Blood
Preparation for Hepatitis E Virus IgM Antibody
- A copy of valid government-issued identification card with the address is required.
Why Get Tested for Hepatitis E Virus IgM Antibody?
- The anti-HEV IgM test is performed when the patient shows symptoms of hepatitis and is suspected of having been exposed to hepatitis E virus recently.
The CLINICAL LABORATORY of Shahbazker’s Diagnostics Pvt. Ltd., Colaba is the 5th lab in Mumbai & 21st in India to be granted accreditation by NABL, and the 1st Lab in Mumbai and 2nd in India to be accredited under ISO 15189 (specific for medical Laboratories). NABL is a body under the Ministry of Science and Technology, Government of India. Its criteria are based on ISO 15189:2007.