An adjunct to the diagnosis of extraintestinal amebiasis, especially liver abscess.
* Reference ranges may change over time. Please refer to the original patient report when evaluating results.
Sensitivity is highest in patients with extraintestinal amoebiasis, lower in amoebic dysentery, and lowest with asymptomatic carriers.
2 - 6 days
- Amebiasis Antibody
- Amoeba Antibody
- E. histolytica Antibody
- E HISTOLYTICA ANTIBODY
Collect specimen in a red top or SST tube. Centrifuge, aliquot serum into plastic vial and refrigerate or freeze.
Test is sent to Mayo Clinic Laboratories.