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Giardia serology

This is an important test used to diagnose giardiasis.

Venous blood
1 tests included
7 days turnaround

£120.00

£99.00

About Giardia serology

What is giardiasis?

Giardiasis is one of the most common causes of parasitic gastrointestinal disease, caused by infection with the parasite Giardia lamblia. The parasite is typically ingested from contaminated wild water sources, foods contaminated with infected water or handled by an infected individual. Symptoms of giardiasis include particularly odorous diarrhoea, stomach pain, flatulence and weight loss.

Why take the test?

This test screens for an immune response to giardia infection. It is used to diagnose giardiasis.

 

What's tested

Parasite

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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