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Q&A about PCR-test.
When will I receive my PCR test result?
You will receive your test result the same day. We use the latest technology in PCR testing through Qlife's CE marked EGOO HEALTH SYSTEM. You will receive your test result within 6 hours from the time you took the sampling. The antigen test is a saliva-based and approved antigen test from Vitrosens. You will receive your test result within 1 hour from the time you took the sampling.
Do you offer RT-PCR test?
The PCR-test we perform at our centre's is a RT-PCR test and it is stated clearly in the certificate.
How do I get my test result and travel certificate after a PCR-test?
You will receive the result and certificate digitally sent to the phone number and to the email you registered in the registration form before your visit. As a Swedish citizen, with a Swedish personal number and a connection to Kivra you will receive two digital certificates: Travel certificate Covid certificate issued in Kivra by E-health Agency of Sweden (get ahold of with Bank ID) The covid certificate will only be issued if you receive a negative covid result. As a non Swedish c
How is the PCR sample analyzed?
PCR samples are analyzed locally at the test clinic through Qlife Egoo.health, which uses isothermal PCR technology called Strand Invasion Based Amplification (SIBA). The test is specifically designed to identify the coronavirus SARS-CoV-2.
What does the certificate look like after a PCR test?
The PCR certificate includes this information: ✓ Full name ✓ Passport Number ✓ Social security number ✓ Address ✓ Test result ✓ Exact time of the sampling ✓ Signed by a licensed doctor ✓ Test specification and method ✓ QR-code
What is a PCR test?
PCR (Polymer Chain Reaction) Is a DNA-based method used to detect germ plasm from viruses such as Corona. PCR test is the safest test to identify an ongoing covid infection. When traveling abroad, many countries require you to present a medical document certifying that you have recently had a PCR test that shows that you do not have coronavirus (SARS-CoV-2) in your body.
How long time is a PCR-test valid for?
How long the PCR test is valid depends on the entry rules that apply to the country you are traveling to. All countries have their own entry rules and these are the ones we need to comply with. Usually the rules say that the PCR test must be performed 24-72 hours before departure to or upon entry into the country you are going to.
Does Testmottagningen issue the Japanese certificate?
Yes, we can send out the Japanese certificate. Book a regular pcr test on our website. Once you arrive at the clinic, it is very important that you tell the staff on site that you are going to travel to Japan. Then the staff will perform a nasopharyngeal test (in the nose) as this is what is required for travel to Japan. You will receive your result the same day, together with Testmottagningens travel certificate, as well as the Japanese version. This will be sent to you by email and text mess
Can PCR tests show positive result long after illness?
The PCR test shows a virus, whether it is an active virus or an inactivated virus, which can be tested positive several days, weeks and months after the infection. It is incredibly individual if you test positive when you no longer have symptoms after a covid infection. Some people can test positive months after the disease while some test negative as soon as they have become symptom-free. The risk of getting a positive result gets lower by every day. Both antigen tests and PCR tests can show
What is the difference between the PCR-tests?
A "PCR test THE SAME DAY" (SEK 749) is a pcr test that we take in the nose. The result is sent out the same day, sometime before midnight. If you do a "PCR test 6 hours" (SEK 895), you can choose between doing the test in the nose or in the throat. The result is guaranteed to be sent out within 6 hours. If you pay for a "PCR-EXPRESS" (SEK 1295), you can choose between doing the test in the nose or in the throat. The result is guaranteed to be sent out within 3 hours. All tests have the same s