Test Details

DENGUE VIRUS PCR QUALITATIVE

Test Price: ₹ 5000

Dengue Hemorrhagic Fever and Dengue Shock Syndrome are caused by infection of RNA Flavivirus transmitted by a mosquito vector. This test differentiates between Primary and Secondary infection. PCR assay detects the presence of Dengue virus much earlier than the appearance of IgM & IgG antibodies.



Test Code:
DVCL1069
Report Delivery:
Sample Daily by 11 am; Report Next day
Parameters Included:
0
Category:
Fever
Pre-Test Information:
No special preparation required
Method:
Real Time PCR
Specimen:
3 mL (2 mL min.) whole blood / plasma in 1 Lavender Top (EDTA) tube OR 2 mL (1 mL min.) serum from 1 SST OR 2 mL (1 mL min.) CSF in a sterile screw capped container. Ship refrigerated. DO NOT FREEZE.
Stability Room:
4 hrs
Stability Refrigerated:
72 hrs
Stability Frozen:

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