Herpes Virus 1/2
Herpes Virus (HSV) 1 and 2 PCR
CSF HSV 1 + 2 PCR
Cerebral Spinal Fluid
Storage and stability information:
Refrigerated, 1 week. Frozen at -20º 7 days.
Real-time Polymerase Chain Reaction (PCR)
Negative for Herpes Simplex Virus 1 and 2 DNA
HSV is a virus that is an important cause of encephalitis and meningitis in both adults and children. Untreated HSV encephalitis is associated with high mortality (~70%) and neurologic sequelae in survivors.
87529 x 2