Dengue, Antigen NS1


This test is done to assess the quantitative detection of Dengue Virus NS1 antigen as an aid to the diagnosis of Acute Dengue infection. NS1 antigen is a nonstructural protein found in infected patients from 1st day of fever upto 5 days after the onset of fever.Dengue Hemorrhagic Fever and Dengue Shock Syndrome are caused by infection of RNA Flavivirus transmitted by a mosquito vector. To determine dengue infection. NS1 antigen is a structural protein which is secreted by all flaviviruses, and is detectable up to 5 days after onset of illness. The NS1 antigen will disappear once seroconversion has occurred in the host. In MolQ laboratory we do it with ELISA method as per norms.

Test Code MolQ1208
Turn Around Time Same Day
Pre Test Information No special preparation required
Sample Serum (1ml)
Actual Price
Rs. 600
Rs. 60
Rs. 540