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CareStart™ Scrub Typhus IgM*


  • Test Type Qualitative rapid diagnostic test
  • Specimen Serum/Plasma/Whole Blood
  • Specimen Volume 10/10/20 ㎕
  • Result Time 10 - 15 minutes
  • Package Size 25 or 50 tests/box

Scrub Typhus

Typhus fevers are caused by bacteria called O. tsutsugamushi and transmitted by arthropod (e.g. flea, mite, tick) bites. Scratching the bite opens the skin to the bacteria, allowing them to enter the bloodstream. Within the blood stream, the bacteria grow and replicate.

Features & Benefits

  • The CareStart™ Scrub Typhus IgM Test is intended for the qualitative detection of immunoglobulin M (IgM) to O.tsutsugamushi in serum, plasma, or whole blood.
  • User friendly
  • Fast and reliable

Test Procedure

Remove the test device from the pouch and use it as soon as possible.
Place the test device on a clean and level surface. Add 10 ㎕ of serum or plasma, or 20 ㎕ of whole blood to the sample well of the test device, then add one full drop of assay buffer to the sample well of the device and start the timer.
Read result in 10 minutes.

Packaging Information

Product Cat. No. Package Size Components
CareStartScrub Typhus IgM RTH-M02581 25 tests/box Test devices, Assay buffer, Instruction for use
RTH-M05081 50 tests/box Test devices, Assay buffer, Instruction for use
* Not For Sale in USA

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