Is this test the same as a PCR test?
No, a polymerase chain reaction (PCR) (or NAAT molecular-based) test is a different type of testing technology that may be able to detect the COVID-19 virus before and after the antigen testing window.
What is an antigen test?
This test screens for the presence of the COVID-19 antigen. A positive result would indicate that you are in an early stage of infection. Do not rely upon the outcome of a screening test result only. A followup PCR or other NAAT-based test is ...
Do You Provide PCR Testing?
We do not offer PCR testing with our service. We do provide virtual rapid antigen testing. To book an appointment please visit www.acculab.ca/book.
Is it possible to test positive without symptoms (asymptomatic)?
Yes, it is. People generally have a wide range of symptoms if they have COVID-19. The antigen may be present in your nasal secretions if you are asymptomatic.
How long will it take to receive my COVID report after my test?
Your observer will email the link for you to download or print your report while you are in your appointment with them to ensure you have received your report and that your information is correct. Please download or print your report right away as ...
List of Authorized Rapid Antigen Tests
If you are supplying your own rapid antigen test, the following tests may be used with our service: -ACON FlowFlex Antigen Nasal Test -Artron Antigen Nasal Test -BD Veritor Antigen Nasal Test -BTNX Rapid Response Antigen Nasal Test -CovClear Antigen ...