Test Details

WEIL FELIX TEST

Test Price: ₹ 800

This test detects infection due to Rickettsial organisms. Rickettsiae are fastidious bacterial organisms that are maintained in nature through a cycle involving reservoirs in mammals and insect vectors. A 4 fold rise in titer is diagnostic of infection.



Test Code:
DVCL0658
Report Delivery:
Sample Daily by 3.30 pm; Report Next day
Parameters Included:
1
Category:
Fever
Pre-Test Information:
No special preparation required
Method:
Latex Agglutination.
Specimen:
2 mL (1 mL min.) serum from 1 SST. Ship refrigerated or frozen.
Stability Room:
2 hrs
Stability Refrigerated:
48 hrs
Stability Frozen:
1 week

Profile/Component - 1

Proteus Antigen OX19, OX2 & OXK