The specific laboratory diagnostic tests are available for the diagnosis of filariasis

The conventional method of examining night blood collected by finger pricking

Og4C3 ELISA Assay

ICT Card Test

Polycarbonate membrane filtration Test

 

Other tests available are:

  • erological techniques such as Indirect immuno fluorescent assay with mf and adult worm.

  • DNA based diagnostic tests

 

Last Updated on:06/05/2014