Antigen test at the airport of La Palma

Fly COVID Test offers you the possibility to take the antigen test at the airport of La Palma in order to get your required COVID test in the country of destination at the airport of departure. Reliability of antigen testing at La Palma airport The antigen tests detect the COVID-19 virus in its most contagious phase. This is done by analyzing the sample obtained from a nasal swab. Fly COVID Test antigen tests have a sensitivity of 93% and a specificity of over 99%. Note that this COVID test differs from the PCR test in the level of sensitivity. The result report is fully valid for travel to national and international destinations, and is issued in both English and Spanish by certified laboratories. All our antigen tests are CE certified by regulatory agencies and meet the specifications set by the World Health Organization. Advantages of having an antigen test at La Palma airport Going to the Fly COVID Test center at La Palma Airport for your antigen test is very simple and offers a series of advantages: Ease: you will be able to take…

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Where to take an antigen test at Malaga airport

Antigen tests are very useful when traveling, as they offer fast results with a reliability of more than 93%. For this reason, Fly COVID Test offers travelers and citizens the antigen test at Malaga airport. With the objective of guaranteeing the security and peace of mind of travelers and citizens of Malaga or the various towns of the Costa del Sol. Since it is not necessary to have a ticket or boarding pass to take an antigen test at Malaga airport. Reliability of antigen tests at Malaga airport The Fly COVID Test center at Malaga airport offers antigen testing with a sensitivity of 93% and a specificity of over 99%. Please note that this COVID test differs from the PCR test in the level of sensitivity. The results report is fully valid for travel to national and international destinations, as they are issued in English and Spanish by certified laboratories. All our antigen tests are CE marked by regulatory agencies and comply with the specifications set by the World Health Organization. Advantages of having an antigen test at Malaga Airport Going to the Fly…

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Differences between laboratory and self-diagnostic antigen tests

Over the past few months, cases of omicron have increased markedly. This has generated an increase in the sale of COVID-19 tests, specifically antigen tests. The realization of the antigen tests can be given by means of a certified laboratory or you can also buy it in pharmacies. So that you can choose the type of antigen test that best suits your needs we explain its differences and possible uses from Fly COVID Test. What is an antigen test? Antigen tests tell you if you are positive or not after 15-20 minutes of testing. They have a lower cost than other types of tests, such as PCR, and is the only test available in pharmacies besides by certified laboratory. In both cases, for antigen tests to be effective, they must be performed when a high viral load is present, that is, between the third and ninth day after infection. Are antigen tests against the new variant of omicron useful? The answer is yes. Although omicron has many mutations, most have occurred in the spicule (S). While antigen tests recognize the protein (N) to detect…

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PCR or antigens test? Find out the differences

More effective methods to detect whether we are infected with COVID-19 are being developed all the time. As a general rule, PCR tests and antigen tests stand out. But do you know what the differences are? In today’s post we tell you, so you can clear up all your queries. PCR test This test we’ve heard so much about from the beginning of the pandemic is a simple test that detects if we are infected by the COVID-19 virus. It is done by taking a sample from the pharynx, using a slim cotton bud via the nasal passages and mouth. Unlike the antigen test, the results are known several hours after the sample is taken and it is the test with the greatest percentage of reliability and sensitivity. The PCR test is one of the most requested tests when it comes to travelling as it is highly reliable in detecting if you are currently infected with COVID-19 Antigen test On the other hand, antigen tests are highly useful when what is needed is to know which people are in the highest stage of infection,…

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Antigen test or antibody test Which one to choose?

Today, with the new tests that have emerged around COVID-19, there is still confusion about the difference or purpose of the different tests. Today we will explain the difference between the antigen test and the antibody test. What is the antigen test? The antigen test is a diagnostic test in which a swab is taken from the mucous membranes. After this procedure, the swab is analysed to check whether the patient is currently carrying the virus. The results are obtained within 15 to 20 minutes. These tests detect a protein found in the virus and whether the patient is at a high stage of infection. It is similar to a PCR test, but with a lower sensitivity. If you want a more reliable and sensitive test, you should have a PCR test. What is the antibody test? The antibody test is used to check whether the body of a patient who has had the disease has generated antibodies against the disease, which we would consider as immunity to Covid-19. These tests are serological, which means that a blood sample must be taken and tested…

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