West Nile Virus Serology

Test/Investigation

West Nile Virus Serology

Site(s) or Laboratory offering Test/Investigation

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 between collection and transport to Lab

72 hrs. at 2°C to 8°C

Sample type

Serum

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

2-3 weeks