FAQs about HPV Antibody Test
- What is the purpose of undertaking HPV Antibody Test?
HPV Antibody Test is mainly introduced for vaccine recipients to identify the antibody levels for 9 genotypes of HPV, i.e. HPV-6, 11, 16, 18, 31, 33, 45, 52, 58. Through blood samples, it could demonstrate the presence of antibodies. Antibody levels may vary amongst individuals, in general, better protection against HPV is usually correlated with a higher level result.
- Who is eligible for taking HPV Antibody Test?
HPV Antibody Test is applicable for any individual who have taken the HPV 9-Valent Vaccines recently, and also any individual who may have taken previously. It could help evaluate the efficacy of HPV vaccines and ensure if there is adequate protection.
- How long for the test to be reported?
Generally, it will be completed within 5 working days.
- Is it feasible for 4-valent vaccinated?
HPV Antibody Test is eligible for person who has taken whether a 4-valent vaccine or a 9-valent vaccine, which can detect the antibody levels.