Test BackgroundDetection of IgM antibodies to Borrelia burgdorferi.
Clinical Indications Please give detailed clinical information, including date of onset/contact with the suspected infection.
Sample Required RST (rust top)
Sample Volume 5 mL
Turnaround Time 8 days Positive results from the Public Health England are usually available within 10-14 days
NotesPositive Samples are sent to the Public Health England reference laboratory at Porton Down, Salisbury.
Please review new guidance on Borrelia testing.