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Dengue Fever Profile Test Package

The dengue fever profile diagnostic test package assists patients in detecting the disease early and developing an appropriate treatment plan. Furthermore, it prevents life-threatening complications caused by dengue fever. This is a critical test package for both patients and doctors. 

  • Price: 450,000 VND 
  • Frequency of implementation: It should be performed when symptoms are suspected and in endemic areas. 
  • Gender: Male, Female 
  • Age: All ages 
  • Results: 1 hour since the laboratory has received the sample 

1. Test package overview 

The proportion of dengue cases by regions in Vietnam (Source: MOH)

Dengue profile diagnostic is a test kit used to detect dengue fever early. As a result, it aids in the provision of timely treatment regimens, thereby avoiding potentially fatal complications. It also aids doctors in correctly diagnosing and treating patients. 

2. Who should get testing? 

Dengue diagnostic test packages are available for people of all ages who have symptoms such as: 

  • High fever that can reach 40 degrees and recur again (antipyretics do not work) 
  • Headache, joint, and muscle paint 
  • Rash 
  • Nausea and vomiting 

Or the patients exhibit symptoms of dengue fever. Testing is required to detect the disease early and provide a timely treatment plan. 

3. What does the dengue profile diagnostic test package include? 

Dengue diagnostic test package at Diag Laboratories includes: 

  • CBC (Complete blood count) 
  • Dengue virus NS1 antigen (Dengue NS1) 
  • Anti-dengue IgG + IgM antibodies (Dengue IgG + IgM) 

4. What does the dengue fever test result mean? 

The diagnostic test indicators for dengue fever will mean: 

  • Complete Blood Count (CBC): To evaluate the parameters of blood cell components such as white blood cells, red blood cells, and platelets. A test is used to monitor, diagnose, assess and prognosticate. 
  • Dengue NS1: A test to detect antigens of the virus that causes dengue fever. 
  • Dengue IgG/IgM: Quantitative test for IgG/IgM antibodies of dengue virus. 

5. Frequently asked questions  

  • Who should be performed diagnostic testing for dengue? 

The test package is eligible for people of different ages showing high fever, headache, rash, and nausea symptoms. 

  • Should the patient pay attention before performing the test? 

The answer is no. Patients do not need to fast before taking samples. 

  • What sample should be taken to diagnose dengue fever? 

The patient needs to take blood and urine samples for testing. 

  • How long does it take to get test results? 

It usually takes about 1 hour since the laboratory has received the sample. 

6. Why should you choose to test at Diag Laboratories? 

  • Diag has cutting-edge analysis systems like Alinity (Abbott), Cobas 8000 (Roche), and others. to ensure the most timely and accurate results 
  • The laboratory has certificates of test quality such as ISO 15189, EQA, …  
  • A group of skilled and experienced health care professionals and medical technicians. 
  • Home sampling service that saves you time and effort. 
  • Text messages are used to communicate test results – Simple to verify    

Diag Laboratories has over 25 branches in various provinces and cities such as Ho Chi Minh City, Vung Tau, Da Nang, and Can Tho to help you make convenient choices. 

If you notice any abnormal signs in your body, please go to Diag Laboratories or call hotline 19001717 as soon as possible for assistance and to schedule an appointment.