Antistreptolysin Antibodies Titre Blood Test, from our experts to you.Dr Sam Rodgers MBBS, MRCGP
Chief Medical Officermeet our doctors
What is strep?
Streptococcus is a type of bacteria. Group A and group B) strep cause most of the infections.
Group A strep causes:
- -Strep throat
- -Scarlet fever
- -Toxic shock syndrome
- -Cellulitis and necrotizing fasciitis (flesh-eating disease)
Group B strep can cause blood infections, pneumonia and meningitis in newborns.
What are antistreptolysin antibodies?
Antistreptolysin antibodies are produced in response to a streptococcal infection.
What can I learn from this test?
With our test, you can detect if you have a current or past streptococcal infection. You can also monitor a strep condition with our blood test.