SARS-CoV-2 Rapid test
Our microbiology laboratory performs the rapid antigen detection test “PANBIO COVID-19 Ag Rapid Test Device”, manufactured by ABBOTT.
Sample: Nasal or Pharyngeal swab
Result: 20 to 30 minutes
Our laboratory exclusively provides the rapid antigen detection test PANBIO COVID-19 Ag Rapid Test Device in our city.
In accordance with the latest EU directives, which recommend increased access to rapid tests so as to combat the virus more effectively, we have secured the only test available in our country with:
- Approval by the World Health Organization (WHO) https://www.who.int/diagnostics_laboratory/eual/listing/en/
- Sensitivity 93,3%
- Specificity 99,4%
So, at a very low cost, we can now have the most reliable result within a few minutes.
All samples collected in our laboratory are treated as potentially infectious and therefore, throughout the collection, packaging, storage and transport procedures, all the necessary protective and preventive measures are applied. The professionals who are involved in the sample management process apply the appropriate personal protective equipment.
The tests are strictly performed only after telephone appointments: Contact Information: 26510-70800 and 26510-40584
The results are also sent by e-mail so that the examinee can avoid the inconvenience of a second visit.