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Candida Albicans Ab By Indirect Haemagglutination - Serum

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The "Candida Albicans Ab by Indirect Haemagglutination - Serum" is a diagnostic test used to detect antibodies against Candida albicans in the blood. This common fungus can cause infections in various parts of the body, and the presence of specific antibodies in the blood indicates an ongoing or recent Candida albicans infection. The test is particularly valuable in diagnosing and managing Candida albicans infections, allowing healthcare providers to differentiate between this type of fungal infection and other conditions. Timely detection enables prompt initiation of appropriate treatment to address the fungal infection effectively.

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Candida Albicans Ab By Indirect Haemagglutination - Serum Price

Metropolis Healthcare is a leading diagnostics centre and pathology lab in India equipped with the latest state-of-the-art technologies that provides the Candida Albicans Ab By Indirect Haemagglutination - Serum with a clear pricing structure.

The Candida Albicans Ab By Indirect Haemagglutination - Serum Price in Mumbai is ₹ 11,550 .

We are committed to deliver accurate and quality results from the best labs in India with complete transparency regarding test cost and turnaround time. No matter where you are, we strive to offer patients high-quality service that is affordable and accessible.

Frequently Asked Questions

The Candida Albicans Test detects the presence of Candida albicans in your body.

• To diagnose Candida albicans infections • To monitor the effectiveness of treatment for Candida Albican infections • To assess the risk of developing Candida-related complications in individuals with suppressed immune systems

Your doctor may recommend the Candida Albicans Test if you have • symptoms suggestive of a Candida Albican infection, such as oral thrush, vaginal yeast infection, or skin rashes • a weakened immune system due to conditions like HIV/AIDS, cancer, or organ transplantation • prolonged use of antibiotics or corticosteroids • uncontrolled diabetes mellitus, or • frequent episodes of fungal infections.

If the results are abnormal (positive), it suggests the presence of an active infection or colonisation by Candida albicans.

During the test, a blood sample is collected from a vein in your arm using a needle. The sample is then sent to the laboratory for analysis.

Inform your doctor about any medications you are taking, including over-the-counter drugs, as they may affect the test results. Also, tell them if you have any specific requirements.

• Fungal Culture: This test helps identify the type of fungus causing the infection and determine its susceptibility to antifungal medications. • Antifungal Sensitivity Testing: It helps guide appropriate treatment by determining which antifungal medications are effective against the specific strain of Candida albicans.

Candida Serology Test or Anti-Candida Antibody Test

Candidiasis is an infection caused by Candida species, most commonly Candida albicans. It can affect various parts of the body, including the mouth (oral thrush), genital area (vaginal yeast infection), skin, and nails.

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