Dengue fever is a viral infection caused by a mosquito bite. Dengue fever is more common in tropical and sub-tropical areas.
This test helps to identify dengue fever virus and the symptoms associated with it. As a result of which the antibodies produced in reaction to dengue fever gets detected. It helps to detect the two variants of antibodies produced in the body in response to the infection caused in the body. The two types of antibodies variants are IgG and IgM.
This test only finds about the IgG antibodies infection in relation to dengue fever. The IgG antibodies are produced gradually in the body as a result of the virus infection. But the level of IgG antibodies increases if the infection is acute and it can be a long-term as well.