When to get tested?
Your healthcare provider might ask you to take this test, if you are having these signs and symptoms of mumps . Mumps symptoms are typically mild, and begin to be noticeable after 8 to 9 days. The basic symptoms include:
- Inflammation and pain in the salivary gland
- Muscle ache
- Loss of appetite
- Pain while eating and swallowing
A small blood sample will be collected through the vein in your hand. You can now book a Mumps antibody - IGG test online as well.
A positive test result indicates that IgG antibodies of mumps have been detected. Besides,a negative test result indicates that no IgG antibodies have been detected. However, it is always advisable to consult with your doctor for clear information regarding your test result.