Test Details

PARVOVIRUS B19 QUALITATIVE PCR

Test Price: ₹ 3250

Parvovirus B19 is the only member of the family Parvoviridae known to be pathogenic in humans. The virus is widespread, and manifestations of infection vary with the immunologic and hematologic status of the host. Infection with B19 occurs early in life and virus is transmitted by respiratory secretions and occasionally by blood products. Infection in adults is sometimes associated with an acute symmetric polyarthropathy that may mimic Rheumatoid arthritis.



Test Code:
DVCL0264
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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