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Anti HDV Antibody IgM

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NABL, CAP
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Overview
Interpretations

Overview of Anti HDV Antibody IgM

What is Anti HDV Antibody IgM?

When an antibody binds with another antibody ( for instance the fusion of IgM and IgG), anti-antibodies are created. People suffering from Hepatitis B are also tested for Hepatitis D or HDV to check the rate of anti-HDV antibody in the body.

Sample Type

The sample type collected for Anti HDV Antibody IgM is: Blood

Preparation for Anti HDV Antibody IgM

  • No special preparation required

Why Get Tested for Anti HDV Antibody IgM?

A person is likely to suffer from Hepatitis D if he/she observes these symptoms and should get tested immediately:

•    Dark Urine

•    Yellowing of skin and eyeballs

•    Vomiting

•    Upper Abdominal Pain

•    Fatigue





What Results of Anti HDV Antibody IgM mean?

Interpretations

If the antibody IgG fails to respond to the antigens that are mixed in the blood sample, that is, if the antigen sample result is found to be positive the person is diagnosed with Hepatitis D.


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NABL

CAP

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