What is in this Epstein-Barr test?
This blood test checks the Epstein Barr Virus VCA (IgG and IgM) and VNA (IgG) blood antibody levels.
Why is this Epstein-Barr test important?
The Epstein-Barr Virus (EBV) can cause infectious mononucleosis in young adults. This panel checks different antibody markers to see is someone has a current or previous infection.
What type of specimen will I submit?
This Epstein-Barr Antibody Panel is a blood test.
Do I need to fast to take this test?
Fasting is not necessary.
How long does it take to get test results?
It typically takes 4 business days or less.