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Herpes Simplex Virus (HSV) Type 1/2 Combo, IgM
|Methodology:||Semi-Quantitative Enzyme-Linked Immunosorbent Assay|
Collect: Serum Separator Tube (SST) - 0.5 ml serum.
Specimen Preparation: Separate serum from cells ASAP or within 2 hours of collection.
Storage/Transport Temperature: Refrigerated.
Unacceptable Conditions: Contaminated, heat-inactivated, hemolyzed, icteric, or severely lipemic specimens.
Stability: After separation from cells: Refrigerated: 1 week; Frozen: 1 month
NOTE: * This test is not available for New York patients, please refer to test code A953 for specimen requirements.*
Accu Reference Medical Laboratory