Leptospira DNA PCR - Quantitative
Understanding Leptospira DNA PCR - Quantitative
What is Leptospira DNA PCR - Quantitative?
Leptospira DNA PCR - Quantitatve detects Leptospira DNA in the blood using PCR. Leptospira is a bacteria that causes Leptospirosis. You may need this test if have symptoms such as fever, headache, muscle pain, chill, red eyes and vomiting.
What is Leptospira DNA PCR - Quantitative used for?
The doctor may order this test if the patient exhibits the following symptoms-
>Muscle and joint pain
>Nausea, vomiting or diarrhea
>High fever, chills and fatigue
>Headache, inflamed eyes, rashes, sore throat
Interpreting Leptospira DNA PCR - Quantitative results
The result is positive if the patient is found to be infected by the bacteria.