1 doctor weighed in:

Why would a person need a poliovirus antibody level test?

1 doctor weighed in
Dr. Larry Lutwick
Internal Medicine - Infectious Disease

In brief: Polio antibody

It can be used to see if you are immune to the 3 serotypes of poliovirus before going to a still endemic area.
It can also be used to help diagnose the disease. Antibody titters do rise also after immunization.

In brief: Polio antibody

It can be used to see if you are immune to the 3 serotypes of poliovirus before going to a still endemic area.
It can also be used to help diagnose the disease. Antibody titters do rise also after immunization.
Dr. Larry Lutwick
Dr. Larry Lutwick
Thank
Get help from a real doctor now
Dr. Arnon Rubin
Board Certified,
20 years in practice
163K people helped
Continue
108,000 doctors available
Read more answers from doctors