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Epstein Barr Virus VCA IgG

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NABL, CAP
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Overview
Interpreting Results

Overview of EBV VCA IgG

What is EBV VCA IgG?

The Epstein Barr Virus Viral Capsid Antigen (EBV-VCA) Antibody IgG Test is a clinical test performed to diagnose an infectious mononucleosis disease, and to differentiate between an EBV infection and others when similar symptoms appear.

Why is EBV VCA IgG done?

The EBV-VCA test is performed when symptoms of mononucleosis appear without a positive mononucleosis test, including:

•    Sore throat

•    Headache

•    Fever

•    Swollen lymph glands

The test is also performed in pregnant women showing symptoms similar to flu.




Preparation for EBV VCA IgG

  • No special preparation required

Sample Type for EBV VCA IgG

The sample type collected for Epstein Barr Virus VCA IgG is: Blood

Interpreting EBV VCA IgG results

Interpretations

A positive result in the VCA IgG test indicates a currently ongoing or a recent EBV infection.


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NABL

CAP

About Metropolis Laboratories

At Metropolis, the best pathology lab in India what we believe is what we say and what we say is what we do. Being empathetic to our customers and being committed to their needs is in our DNA. Metropolis has grown to harness a culture that is open, synergistic, progressive and scientific in nature. We are the Pathology Specialists delivering over 30 million tests a year, catering to more than 20,000 medical Laboratories, Hospitals, Nursing homes and 2,00,000 Consultants. With 37 years of experience in delivering accurate reports, Metropolis has earned the reputation of being amongst the top pathology labs in India.

User Reviews about Epstein Barr Virus VCA IgG

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