Rapid diagnostic test for tick-borne disease Lyme Ab

17,99  gross

Lyme disease is a dangerous tick-borne illness that attacks many organs in our pet’s body. The incubation period of the disease can be as long as 5 months and its symptoms are non-specific. With the Selflab Lyme Ab test you can quickly check if your dog is infected with Lyme disease and start the appropriate treatment.

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Rapid diagnostic test

for canine Lyme disease

SelfLab Lyme Ab

Lyme disease is a dangerous tick-borne disease that attacks many organs in our pet’s body. The incubation period of the disease can be as long as 5 months and the symptoms are non-specific. Untreated Lyme disease can cause kidney failure, which can be fatal.

With the Selflab Lyme Ab test you can quickly check if your dog has contracted Lyme disease and start the appropriate treatment.

Typical symptoms of Lyme disease:

  • fever
  • loss of appetite
  • lethargy
  • lameness
  • sensitivity to touch
  • depression
  • general joint stiffness and pain
  • swelling of the joints

Set contains:

  • a pair of single use gloves
  • razor
  • cotton swab with alcohol
  • single use blood lancet (color pink)
  • tube with assay buffer
  • all-in-one container (color blue)
  • small adhesive bandage
  • instruction of use

How to perform the Lyme Ab test?

1

Unpack the set

Unpack all elements of the set. Take out the test cassette from the pouch.
2

Take care of your safety!

Put on the gloves.
Every sample may be a potentially contagious material.
(If necessary, shave the puncture spot with the razor included in the set.)
3

Disinfect the puncture spot

Use the cotton swab with alcohol and disinfect the puncture spot.
4

Use the lancet

Remove the cap from the lancet, massage the puncture site and press the lancet well into the puncture site until you hear a clear click.
5

Perform the test and wait for results

Take a blood sample (look at instruction of use), add the sample to the assay buffer.
Add 3-4 drops of the mixture to the sample well “S”.
Read the results after 5 minutes.
6

Interpretation of the results

Positive result: two colored lines will appear - in the test line zone and control line zone.
Negative result: only one colored line will appear in the control line zone.
Invalid result: the colored line does not appear in the control line zone.
All-in-one container
Results