This test is detects the presence of IgG antibodies against Varicella virus. These are produced by the body several weeks after the initial VZV infection and provide long-term protection
This Test Includes
Varicella Zoster IgG
Total parameters available: 1
Soft Copy (Portal/Email) : If the sample is collected before 12 noon then the report will get delivered as per Reporting Time / Maximum TAT (Turn Around Time) indicated with the test. For samples collected after 12 Noon, 12 hours may be added to the Report Turn Around TimeHard Copy : Delivered at home upon request. A small convenience fee may apply.
Why it is Done
To determine the concentration of valproic acid in your blood and to maintain a therapeutic level.
What is this test
The Varicella zoster virus causes Chickenpox and hence, the test is used to evaluate the level of antibodies IgG produced by immune system to fight against the virus. As a result of reactivation of latent infection Herpes zoster is also caused. Nonimmune individuals can be identified by serologic screening for IgG antibodies to Varicella Zoster Virus.