Covid Antigen/Lateral Flow Test
Results in 2 days
LABOR - POLIAMBULATORIO E ANALISI CLINICHE in Potenza carries out Covid tests to detect infection from COVID-19 (Coronavirus). The results are usually valid up to 48 hours for Antigen tests and up to 72 hours for PCR tests.
LABOR - POLIAMBULATORIO E ANALISI CLINICHE
Largo Don Pasquale Uva 6, 85100 Potenza Potenza, Italy
Phone: 097145089Visit website
FAQs and information on Covid Antigen/Lateral Flow Test
Unlike Covid PCR tests that require sending swabs to a specialised laboratory, the rapid tests (also called antigens or lateral flow tests) can return results without being sent to a specialised structure. Some tests provide results even while waiting in less than fifteen minutes. These tests are also known as lateral flow method or fluorescence.
What is a Covid-19 serological test?
Serological tests can be used by scientists to measure the antibody response of an individual who can help you determine if someone is infected with the virus COVID-19 in the past. These tests might be of interest to an individual if they had not carried out a PCR test when he suffered from symptoms in the past or to determine if someone has had an infection asymptotic. Although many clinics and private laboratories provide serological tests, these are not generally used by the travel or the target locations concerned about the current health of someone and if you have been infected by the virus.
What is the difference between qualitative test, quantitative and semi-quantitative?
In relation to infection by Coronavirus, a qualitative test determines the "if" while quantitative tests and semi-quantitative answer to the question "what?" By measuring the level of SARS-CoV-2 antibodies in a patient's blood sample, the quantitative tests and semi-quantitative give a more definitive answer on the body's immune response to the virus.
How much does an Antibody test cost in Italy?
As for the cost of other medical services, prices for private coronavirus serology tests can vary from place to place. At faiuntestevai.it we try to provide cost information for test centres included on our platform.
These details have been last updated on 29/12/21