Whooping Cough Blood Test, from our experts to you.
Dr Sam Rodgers MBBS, MRCGP

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What is
whooping cough?

Whooping cough, which is also known as pertussis, is an infectious bacterial infection that affects the respiratory passages.

What is a
Whooping Cough Blood Test?

Our Whooping Cough Blood Test looks for pertussis antibodies in your blood to confirm an infection.

Why is
whooping cough important?

Babies who get whooping cough can have dangerous complications, like pneumonia (lung infection), convulsions (uncontrolled shaking), and brain damage. Pregnant women are encouraged to get vaccinated against whooping cough, and this also applies to people who spend time around babies.

What's Included?

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Bordetella IgA
Bordetella IgG
Pertussis toxin IgG