HERPES SIMPLEX VIRUS 1,2 DNA
HSV 1 DNA Amplification
HSV 2 DNA Amplification
Herpes simplex virus Type 1 DNA
Herpes simplex virus Type 2 DNA
Herpes simplex virus, Amplified DNA
HSV-1 and HSV-2 PCR
Herpes simplex DNA, Types 1 & 2, Qualitative
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Real-Time Polymerase Chain Reaction (PCR)
Detection of Herpes simplex virus in lesion specimens.
Negative for HSV1 DNA and HSV2 DNA
* Reference ranges may change over time. Please refer to the original patient report when evaluating results.
Collect swab specimen of anogenital, skin or oral mucosa lesion using dacron or rayon swab with an aluminum or plastic shaft; do not use swab with calcium alginate tip or wooden shaft. Flocked swab supplied with M4-RT transport may be used. Place swab into M4-RT transport medium (preferred). M4, M5, M6, UVT, and UTM media are also acceptable. Eswab transport is not acceptable. BD ProbeTec Qx transport is not acceptable. Refrigerate.