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Yellow fever antibodies

This is an important test that is typically used to confirm a diagnosis of infection with yellow fever virus.

Venous blood
1 tests included
10 days turnaround

£250.00

£199.00

About Yellow fever antibodies

What is yellow fever?

Yellow fever is a viral disease spread by mosquitos, it gets its name from a characteristic symptom of jaundice (yellowing of the skin and eyes). Though many infections with yellow fever produce only mild symptoms, severe cases can rapidly lead to death. Infections with yellow fever virus typically occur in tropical regions with a high mosquito population. There is a vaccine for yellow fever virus which lasts for up to 10 years. Symptoms of yellow fever include; nausea, muscle pain, light sensitivity, low appetite and elevated temperature. Severe infections can rapidly lead to jaundice, organ failure and bleeding from the eyes, nose, mouth, and in vomit and faeces.

Why take the test?

This test screens for antibodies produced in response to the yellow fever virus. It is typically used to confirm a diagnosis of infection with yellow fever virus.

 

What's tested

Yellow Fever

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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