This panel contains the following tests:
Antibodies to the Epstein Barr Early Antigen (EA) IgG
Antibodies to the Epstein Barr Viral Capsid Antigen (VCA) IgG
Antibodies to the Epstein Barr Viral Capsid Antigen (VCA) IgM
Antibodies to the Epstein Barr Nuclear Antigen (EBNA)
This test is used to detect a suspected Epstein Barr Virus (EBV) acute infection. EBV is a herpes-type virus which is the cause of classic infectious mononucleosis.
EBV is causally implicated in the pathogenesis of chronic fatigue syndrome, Burkitt's lymphoma, nasopharyngeal carcinomas, and rare hereditary lymphoproliferative disorders.
Cost $136.00, sorry no insurance accepted.
Fasting is not required for this test. Take all medications as prescribed.
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