Leishmania Antibodies/ Kala Azar Antibodies ( IgG)
This enzyme immunoassay is used to detect active visceral leishmaniasis antibody ( IgG) in the blood serum. Patients with cutaneous leishmaniasis have detectable levels of leishmania IgG. Serum from patients with Trypanosoma cruzi infection shows significant cross-reactivity in leishmania IgG assay.
How to prepare for the test?
No special preparation is needed for this test.