Epstein-Barr Virus Early Antigen D Antibody (IgG)


Primary infections by EBV causes infectious mononucleosis, usually a self-limiting disease in children and young adults. Infection with EBV can cause lymphoproliferative disorders including tumors. IgG recognizing Early Antigen D typically appears within a month after clinical presentation and is transient, lasting only 3-4 months. Presently elevated levels suggest reactivation or persistence of EBV infection.



Epstein-Barr Virus Early Antigen D Antibody (IgG)


  • Reference Range(s)

    U/mL Interpretation
    <9.00 Negative
    9.00-10.99 Equivocal
    >10.99 Positive
  • Fasting Required: No
  • Preferred Specimen: Serum
  • Turnaround Time: 3 Days
  • Test Code: 15447