Lab Code : HCQB
Test Background A nucleic acid amplification test for the qualitative detection of Herpes Simplex Virus (types 1 and 2)
Detection of HSV virus by PCR in clinical samples, eg vesicular scrapes or genital ulcers.
Sample Required Swab in viral transport medium (VTM)
Sample Volume 400ul (VTM)
Turnaround Time 5 working days