HERPES SIMPLEX VIRUS (HSV) TYPE I, PCR, QUALITATIVE

DNA testing is analytically more sensitive specially in patients with Encephalitis, Meningitis and Neonatal infections. Encephalitis is usually due to HSV 1 virus whereas Meningitis is usually due to HSV 2 virus. DNA testing provides reliable means to define the type.

  • Test Type:
  • Pre-test Information:
    No special preparation required
  • Report Delivery:
    Sample by Mon / Thu 11 am; Report Wed / Sat
  • Components:
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Sample Report

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