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Herpes Simplex Virus 1&2 by PCR
|Methodology:||Real Time by PCR|
Ordering Recomendation: Diagnosis of active herpes simplex infection.
Collect: Aptima Vaginal Swab (Orange Label) OR Aptima Unisex Swab OR UTM (Endocervical, Eye, Nasal, Rectal, Vaginal, Throat, Urethral) OR Aptima Urine OR Urine in UTM
Specimen Preparation: Standard procedures for collecting samples. Indicate specimen source.
Storage/Transport Temperature: Refrigerated
Stability: Room Temperature: 24 hrs, Refrigerated: 1 week
Note: Separate specimens must be submitted when multiple tests are ordered.
Accu Reference Medical Laboratory