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Ehrlichiosis antibodies

This is an important test used to help diagnose ehrlichiosis in individuals with tick bites.

Venous blood
1 tests included
14 days turnaround

£150.00

£119.00

About Ehrlichiosis antibodies

What is ehrlichiosis?

Ehrlichiosis is a disease caused by infection with bacteria carried by certain types of ticks. The disease is spread through tick bites and presents with flu-like symptoms. Infection with ehrlichiosis requires immediate treatment with antibiotics and will not typically resolve itself. Symptoms of ehrlichiosis include headache, aches, fever, diarrhoea, rashes around infection site.  

Why take the test?

This test screens for an immune response to ehrlichiosis. It is used to diagnose ehrlichiosis in individuals with tick bites.

 

What's tested

Antibodies

How it works

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Order your kit

Just order a test online and get your kit delivered right to you door. Your kit contains everything you need for the test.

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Take your test and post

Follow our simple instructions to take your sample and post back the enclosed prepaid envelope to our accredited lab for processing. We also offer home or workplace visits by a qualified nurse.

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Get results directly to your dashboard

You will receive an email notification from our medical team when your results are available on your secure personalised health dashboard.

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