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Test ID: CHAG    
Trypanosoma cruzi IgG Antibody ELISA, Serum

Useful For Suggests clinical disorders or settings where the test may be helpful

Diagnosis of chronic Trypanosoma cruzi infection (Chagas disease)

Reflex Tests Lists tests that may or may not be performed, at an additional charge, depending on the result and interpretation of the initial tests.

Test IDReporting NameAvailable SeparatelyAlways Performed
RCHAGT. cruzi IgG, LFA, SNoNo

Testing Algorithm Delineates situations when tests are added to the initial order. This includes reflex and additional tests.

If ELISA result is equivocal or positive, then the lateral flow assay will be performed at an additional charge.

Method Name A short description of the method used to perform the test

CHAG: Enzyme-Linked Immunosorbent Assay (ELISA)

RCHAG: Immunochromatographic Strip Assay

NY State Available Indicates the status of NY State approval and if the test is orderable for NY State clients.

Yes

Reporting Name Lists a shorter or abbreviated version of the Published Name for a test

T. cruzi IgG, ELISA, S

Aliases Lists additional common names for a test, as an aid in searching

American trypanosomiasis
chagas
Chagas disease
T. cruzi
Trypanosoma
Trypanosomiasis
Kissing bug
Triatoma
Reduviid