Antibodies Blood Test
A blood test which looks for the antibodies for the virus which causes glandular fever.
Epstein-Barr Virus Antibodies Blood Test
About this test
Glandular fever, which is caused by the Epstein Barr virus is very common, especially in childhood. It is highly infectious and is spread through saliva. It is not usually serious but can be unpleasant and last for a few weeks. In some cases symptoms can persist for several weeks or even months.
Who is this test for?
This test is for people who who have unexplained symptoms and/or swollen glands which are persistent. It will identify whether antibodies are present indicating past exposure to the virus.
How it Works:
Order your test. We will arrange for one of our trained phlebotomists to take your sample and send it to our accredited laboratory.
We will email you with your results within the specified turnaround times.
Our tests are not a substitute for seeing your doctor, especially if you are suffering symptoms. We can arrange to have your results interpreted based on the information you have provided, but will not diagnose, consult or provide any treatment. (This incurs an additional cost and will need to be requested at time of ordering).
You will be advised to see your doctor.
The prices shown above do not include Phlebotomy fees.
If you would like to make an enquiry or arrange a blood test can you please fill in the contact form below or call us on 01633 718001