Test Details

HUMAN HERPES VIRUS 7 (HHV7) QUALITATIVE PCR

Test Price: ₹ 7500

The genome of the Human herpes virus 7 (HHV7) is very similar to that of HHV6. Both HHV7 and HHV6 appear to cause ubiquitous infections in early childhood, yet primary HHV7 infections are rarely recognized. HHV7 infection is associated with a number of other symptoms, including acute febrile respiratory disease, fever, rash, vomiting, diarrhea, low lymphocyte counts and febrile seizures though most often no symptoms are present at all.



Test Code:
DVCL0229
Report Delivery:
Sample Mon / Thu by 11 am; Report Wed / Sat
Parameters Included:
0
Category:
Infections
Pre-Test Information:
No special preparation required
Method:
Real Time PCR
Specimen:
3 ml (2 mL min.) whole blood from 1 Lavender Top (EDTA) tube OR 3 ml (2 mL min.) CSF in a sterile screw capped container. Ship refrigerated. DO NOT FREEZE.
Stability Room:
6 hrs
Stability Refrigerated:
72 hrs
Stability Frozen:

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