What is Anti hepatitis B core antigen - IgM test?
Anti Hepatitis B core antigen test looks for IgM antibodies in your blood and it is used to detect recent hepatitis B infection in the window period.
When to get tested?
If your doctor presume that you may have hepatitis B infection, Hepatitis B symptoms including,
- Extreme tiredness
- Muscle pain
- Abdominal pain
- Dark colored urine
In extreme cases one can also experience swelling and confusion. If you have any of these symptoms then you might need to take this test. Anti Hepatitis B core antigen - IgM test price is very low.
A blood sample will be collected from your arm. Anti Hepatitis B core antigen - IgM test online book facility is available.
No special requirement is needed.
Negative or nonreactive results indicate that no Hepatitis B core IgM antibodies were found. Positive or reactive result means that you are currently infected with Hepatitis B. However, It is better to ask your doctor what your results mean for you. Find a Hepatitis B core antigen - IgM test near you to get your test done.