Saliva testDernière modification le 15/06/2021
This is a levy.
Instead of looking for the virus in the nasopharynx as usual, a saliva sample is used.
This less invasive technique is mainly used for the youngest.
The saliva test has the advantage of being more comfortable since it is not a nasopharyngeal sample.
For children under 12 years of age and persons with a medical contraindication to nasopharyngeal swabbing.
It is recommended for testing low-risk contact cases in children who reside in Monaco or attend primary school and college there.
NO, this test does not require a prescription.