Covid 19 Test options

PicMed Testing options.

Blood sample test and empty tube blood for blood test screening with blank label for your text in laboratory.

If sick or experiencing symptoms please do not arrive at our facilities without a prior consultation or appointment.

Lab based – 2019 Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19), NAAOropharyngeal (OP) collection in viral transport medium, ESwab™, or saline.Nasopharyngeal (NP) swabs also accepted in viral transport medium (discard OP swab included with viral transport medium), ESwab™, or saline.OP or NP washes/aspirates in sterile cups.Bronchial washing or bronchoalveolar lavage (BAL) specimens in sterile cups. – Testing used diagnosis active infections. Must be collected at doctors office and clinic.

Lab based Antibody test The COVID-19 Antibodies is a serological test that detects human antibodies (proteins belonging to the immunoglobulin class), IgG. This test is designed to complement Real Time RT-PCR in the diagnosis of SARS-CoV-2. IgM is the body’s first line of defense against a foreign antigen, so the individual was recently exposed to an infection (as early as 3-5 days) IGG antibodies mean that likely the individual was exposed at least 3 – 4 weeks prior to testing.

Finger stick Antibodies test A separate quick affordable test for antibodies. Does not differentiate between IGG or IGM titers.