What is a Parvovirus test?
The Parvovirus test is a blood test that measures IgG and IgM antibody levels of Parvovirus B19.
Why is the Parvovirus test important?
A Parvovirus B19 infection, sometimes known as Fifth Disease can cause joint pain in adults and a characteristic rash in children. In some cases, an infection can cause more severe problems like anemia.
What type of specimen will I submit?
This Parvovirus B19 Antibodies 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.