VZPG - Overview: Varicella-Zoster Antibody, IgG, Serum

Test Catalog

Test Name

Test ID: VZPG    
Varicella-Zoster Antibody, IgG, Serum

Useful For Suggests clinical disorders or settings where the test may be helpful

Determination of immune status of individuals to the varicella-zoster virus (VZV)


Documentation of previous infection with VZV in an individual without a previous record of immunization to VZV

Method Name A short description of the method used to perform the test

Multiplex Flow Immunoassay (MFI)

NY State Approved Indicates the status of NY State approval and if the test is orderable for NY State clients.


Reporting Name A shorter/abbreviated version of the Published Name for a test; an abbreviated test name

Varicella-Zoster Ab, IgG, S

Aliases Lists additional common names for a test, as an aid in searching

Herpes Zoster Antibodies
Varicella-Zoster Antibody Screen, Qualitative, Serum
Varicella-Zoster Immune Status, Serum
VZ Ab, IgG
Varicella-Zoster IgG, Serum