Rickettsia Serology

Test investigation

Rickettsia Serology

Laboratory offering test

Referral laboratory

Comments precautions

Goes to PHE RIPL who will select the most appropriate panel of tests based on information provided (i.e. travel & clinical details and suspected diagnosis). More information on reference laboratories is available if required.

Storage conditions and sample stability

72 hrs. at 2°C to 8°C

Sample type

Serum

Turnaround times (TAT) Urgent/Routine/GP or OPD

10 - 14 days