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Babesia microti Antibodies (IgG, IgM), IFATest Code
1 mL serum
Plastic screw-cap vial
Refrigerated (cold packs)
Room temperature: 72 hours
Refrigerated: 7 days
Frozen: 30 days
Immunofluorescence Assay (IFA)
This test was developed and its analytical performance characteristics have been determined by Quest Diagnostics. It has not been cleared or approved by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration. This assay has been validated pursuant to the CLIA regulations and is used for clinical purposes.
Individuals infected with malaria may falsely test positive.
|Babesia microti Antibodies IgG||<1:64|
|Babesia microti Antibodies IgM||<1:20|
Babesia serological testing is used to diagnose infection by the Babesia tick-borne protozoan. Infection may cause hemolytic anemia.
|Quest Diagnostics Nichols Institute|
|14225 Newbrook Drive|
|Chantilly, VA 20153|