This test is used for the measurement of specific IgG antibodies against Haemophilus influenzae. HIB is the organism that causes a wide range of in infections in children under 5 years of age. The most serious conditions include meningitis, epiglottis, pneumonia and septic arthritis. Therefore the measurement of these antibodies will help to determine immunity to this organism after appropriate immunizations.
Those who have received the HIB immunization.
No special preparation is required prior to blood sample collection.
Estimate turnaround for results:
2-10 Business Days
For an exact turnaround time for results, please contact us at Personalabs and we will contact the lab on your behalf as turnaround times vary depending on testing location or lab testing provider.