A Rubella-IgM test is performed to detect the presence of rubella antibodies in the body. Rubella antibodies are produced by the immune system to fight against the rubella virus. This test is also performed to verify a past infection. Rubella infection causes a mild infection with fever and rashes. Rashes will appear on the face and neck. This infection can be spread by coughing and sneezing. The rubella virus can be passed through a mother to a baby. If the baby is infected by the rubella virus, it can cause miscarriage, congenital rubella syndrome, development disabilities, etc.
Rubella-IgM test is used to:
1. Detect past and recent infection.
2. Confirm the presence of immunity against rubella virus.
3. Verify that all pregnant ladies have enough amount of rubella antibodies to protect their baby.
Sign and symptoms of Rubella infection:
1. Swollen lymph nodes.
2. Aching joints.
3. Red or inflamed eyes.
4. Stuffy and runny nose.
5. Mild fever.
To book Rubella-IgM test call us on +917289876363. We are offering this test at low rate. For online booking visit www.areyouhealthy.in. Test reports will be updated via email. Rs 75 extra will be charged for hard copies. We offer a home sample collection as well.