What is the Aspergillus Antibody IgM test?
Chronic pulmonary aspergillosis (CPA) is a slow-progressing pulmonary fungal infectious disease caused by Aspergillus. Aspergillus IgG and IgM are now considered to be valuable biomarkers in CPA diagnosis.
When is the Aspergillus Antibody IgM test recommended?
It is recommended in:
Symptoms such as allergic reactions like wheezing and coughing, especially in people suffering from asthma or cystic fibrosis. This infection can spread via the bloodstream and affect the lungs, kidneys, heart and brain.
What does it measure?
The Aspergillus Antibody IgM test:
Increased and elevated levels of IgG antibodies to Aspergillus are consistent with the diagnosis of aspergillosis. These antibodies may persist even after successful therapy. Increased levels of IgM antibodies to Aspergillus indicate current infection.
Aspergillus fumigatus is a causative agent of hypersensitivity pneumonitis, invasive lung disease, and allergic bronchopulmonary disease.
The Aspergillus IgM is a laboratory test performed on a patient’s blood.
Aspergillus IgG and IgM are now considered to be valuable biomarkers in CPA diagnosis.
How long will the reports take?
You will get the reports within 40 hours after the collection of the blood sample.
What is the cost of the Aspergillus Antibody IgM test in Bangalore?
The cost of the Aspergillus Antibody IgM test in Bangalore is Rs.1700.
How often should I get the Aspergillus Antibody IgM test?
The Aspergillus Antibody IgM test is prescribed by your doctor after completing the assessment of your condition.
What are the normal values for the Aspergillus Antibody IgM test?
Positive / Negative
What is the type of sample required?
This test requires a blood sample.
What time should I get the test done?
This test can be taken at any time during the day.
Is fasting required for an Aspergillus Antibody IgM test?
Fasting is not required for this test.
Any other precautions to be taken before getting myself tested for an Aspergillus Antibody IgM test?
There are no specific precautions for this test.
How can I book an Aspergillus Antibody IgM test in Bangalore?
Log into www.orangehealth. in and submit your details. Our highly trained, professional, and vaccinated eMedics will be at your doorstep within 60 minutes or at the time slot booked by you.
Why should I book an Aspergillus Antibody IgM test with Orange Health in Bangalore?
Orange Health is the fastest diagnostic lab. With us, you can get tested at home within 60 minutes of placing an order anywhere in Bangalore. Our trained, professional, and vaccinated e Medic will be at your doorstep at the time selected by you. Your sample is safely transported at the optimal temperature to our NABL accredited and ICMR approved lab. The results will be delivered to you faster too!
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