Varicella (Chickenpox Titer)

Varicella-Zoster Virus, Antibody, IgG or Chickenpox Titer

Test Method: Varicella-Zoster Virus, Antibody, IgG

Use: Diagnose VZV infection; determine adult susceptibility to infection (immunity).

No special preparation is needed. Fasting is not required for this blood test. In general, being well hydrated (drinking plenty of water before the blood draw) will help make your veins somewhat easier to locate and access for the blood draw. This test reports in 3 to 5 business days.

Please be advised, that our services are strictly self pay and are not eligible for submission as a claim to your health insurance provider. However, you can submit the receipt for reimbursement to many Flexible Spending and Health Savings Accounts for reimbursement.

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These are not intended as diagnostic comments, but only to give you sufficient information for further discussion with your physician. It is important that you promptly consult your physician regarding any abnormal findings.

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