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Dengue NS1 Test Overview
Dengue NS1 antigen test is done to diagnose dengue infection. Dengue is caused by dengue virus which is transmitted to humans by bite of a mosquito. Typically patient suffers from high grade fever, pain in muscles, behind eyes, bones, headache and develop rash. However, from day 3 to day 7 is a critical period when few patients may develop severe dengue which can be life threatening.
Summary Price Of Dengue NS1 Test
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The cost of Dengue NS1 Test in India varies as per the city in India.
The average price of Dengue NS1 Test ranges from ₹250 to ₹990.
The price for the test in the following cities is:
- Chennai: ₹700
- Delhi: ₹600
- Mumbai: ₹690
- Pune: ₹600
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Frequently Asked Questions
Dengue NS1 test is done for diagnosis of dengue infection. It should ideally be done between day 1 and day 9 of development of symptoms in patient.
Patients, post first infection with a different serotype of dengue virus can develop severe form of disease with the following symptoms: abdominal pain, persistent vomiting, bleeding from nose, gums, blood in stool and restlessness.
Dengue ns1 test detects presence of dengue virus in the blood
The blood sample is taken from a vein in your arm, using a small needle. After the needle is inserted, a small amount of blood will be collected into a test tube or vial. You may feel a little sting when the needle goes in or out. This usually takes less than five minutes.
Test result positive implies patient is suffering from dengue infection. However, a false positive result may occur due to other flaviviruses like west nile virus and Yellow fever. Confirmation with dengue RTPCR is recommended.
Test result negative implies that patient is not suffering from dengue infection. Results may be negative if test is done post 9 days of onset of symptoms
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