What is a Dengue Fever NS1 Antigen test?
The Dengue Fever NS1 Antigen test detects the non-structural protein component (NS1) of the dengue virus.
When is the Dengue Fever NS1 Antigen test recommended?
It is recommended:In the differential diagnosis of the fever, cases during the mosquito breeding season are excluded.For the diagnosis of dengue virus infection, it is used to diagnose early detection of dengue virus infection and initiate treatment procedures.It can be done along with the current antibody test. It helps in the differential diagnosis of flaviviruses
What does it measure?
The Dengue Fever NS1 Antigen test measures:The genetic material of the dengue virus in the blood.The dengue virus is a flavivirus with four different distinct serotypes (Dengue virus 1, 2, 3, and 4). It is primarily transmitted by the Aedes aegypti mosquito, which is found in tropical and subtropical regions.Dengue non-structural protein 1 (NS1) is an antigen produced by the replicating dengue virus.This antigen can be detected as early as the first day of symptoms and as late as day 18 of symptoms.
How long will the reports take?
You will get the reports within 6 hours after the collection of the blood sample.
What is the cost of the Dengue Fever NS1 Antigen test in Bangalore?
The cost of the Dengue Fever NS1 Antigen test in Bangalore is Rs. 360.
How often should I get tested for the Dengue Fever NS1 Antigen test?
The Dengue Fever NS1 Antigen test is prescribed by your doctor after a complete assessment of your symptoms and conditions.
What are the normal values of the Dengue Fever NS1 Antigen test?
What is the type of sample required?
We require a blood sample for this test.
What time should I get the test done?
This test can be taken at any time during the day.
Is fasting required for a Dengue Fever NS1 Antigen test?
Fasting is not required for this test.
Any other precautions to be taken before getting myself tested for a Dengue Fever NS1 Antigen test?
There are no specific precautions for this test.
How can I book a Dengue Fever NS1 Antigen 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 booked by you.
Why should I book a Dengue Fever NS1 Antigen test with Orange Health Labs in Bangalore?
Orange Health Labs 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!