Giardia lamblia is a parasite causing severe diarrhoea in humans. In infected persons, it multiplies in small intestine causing disturbed absorption, weight decrease, and water loss of patient organs. The disease can also exist without any symptoms, but is specially hazardous to persons suffering from decreased immune response.
The test includes instructions, test cassette in sealed pouch, reagent tube serving both for sample extraction and as a dropper. Faeces specimen is taken by a spoon attached to the cap of the reagent tube. Testing i simple and hygienic, and the result, based on specific immunological recognition of Giardia protein, is ready in 15 minutes.