Antigen Test - what is it and how the test is done
With the increased risk of every other person developing the COVID-19 virus due to its increased prevalence, testing for Coronavirus has become the new normal. Thankfully, self-testing kits have...
Find out where to get a Rapid Covid Test (Lateral Flow Test) in Massa. Compare details and costs for an Antigen Test from the best labs in Italy.
Via Bassa Tambura, 133, 54100 Massa MS, Italia
Viale Roma, 228, 54100 Massa MS, Italia
Via Agostino Ghirlanda, 8, 54100 Massa MS, Italia
Via Massa Avenza, 42, 54100 Massa MS, Italia
Via dei Colli, 92, 54100 Massa MS, Italia
Via Foce, 40, 54100 Massa MS, Italia
Via Pellegrino Rossi, 3, 54100 Massa MS, Italia
Via Carlo Sforza, 54038 Montignoso MS, Italia
Via Bedizzano, 7, 54033 Carrara MS, Italia
Via Cucchiari, 4, 54033 Carrara MS, Italia
Viale Marina, 60, 54038 Montignoso MS, Italia
Via Piave, 18, 54033 Carrara MS, Italia
Via Padre Ignazio da Carrara, 11, 55042 Forte dei Marmi LU, Italia
Via Capitano Michele Fiorillo, 11, 54033 Carrara MS, Italia
Via Risorgimento, 58, 54033 Carrara MS, Italia
Piazza Giosuè Carducci, 153, 55047 Seravezza LU, Italia
Unlike PCR tests that require sending swabs to a specialised laboratory, the rapid tests (also called antigens) 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.
If you want to do a private test, you can look for a laboratory or a pharmacy that offers this service. On faiuntestevai.it we have over 6,000 centres throughout Italy offering different types of Covid-19 tests including Antigen tests.
This test is less accurate than the gold standard PCR test; however, the test accuracy has shown to be higher when used by trained laboratory staff.