What is a Covid Antibody test?
The COVID-19 antibody helps in detecting the presence of specific IgG antibodies against COVID-19. Your body makes antibodies when you get an infection, and these antibodies help fight against the COVID-19 virus. If you have COVID-19 antibodies in your blood, it's likely that you have had the infection or have been exposed to the infection before.
Why get the Covid Antibody (IgG) test?
the doctor may recommend getting this test done to see whether your immune system (your body’s defense against illness) has responded to the covid-19 infection, is a blood test that can detect if a person has antibodies to SARS-CoV-2, the virus that causes COVID-19. COVID-19 antibody tests can help identify people who may have been infected with the SARS-CoV-2 virus or have recovered from the COVID-19 infection.
When is the Covid Antibody test recommended?
It is recommended:To check for the presence of IgG and IgM antibodies against COVID-19.To measure neutralising antibodies.To detect prior exposure to the virus.To detect vaccine responses in the body.
What does it measure?
The COVID-19 antibody test measures:The presence of antibodies against COVID-19 while the quantitative test measures the presence and quantifies the specific number of antibodies against COVID-19.Antibodies are proteins made by the immune system to help to defend against pathogens like viruses. The test looks for specific antibodies produced in response to infection with SARS-CoV-2.
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 Covid Antibody test in Noida?
The cost of the Covid Antibody test in Noida is Rs. 250
How often should I get tested for the Covid Antibody test?
The Covid Antibody test is prescribed by your doctor after a complete assessment of your conditions.
What are the normal values of the Covid Antibody 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 the Covid Antibody test?
No, fasting is not required for this test.
Any other precautions to be taken before getting myself tested for the Covid Antibody test?
There are no specific precautions for this test.
How can I book the Covid Antibody test in Noida?
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 the Covid Antibody test with Orange Health Labs in Noida?
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 Noida. Or 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!