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Herpes Simplex Virus 1 (IgG), Type-Specific Antibody

$48.00 $30.12
Herpes Simplex Virus (HSV) is responsible for several clinically significant human viral diseases, with severity ranging from inapparent to fatal. Clinical manifestations include genital tract infections, neonatal herpes, meningoencephalitis, keratoconjunctivitis, and gingivostomatitis. There are two HSV serotypes that are closely related antigenically. HSV type 2 is more commonly associated with genital tract and neonatal infections, while HSV type 1 is more commonly associated with infections of non-genital sites. Specific typing is not usually required for diagnosis or treatment. The mean time to seroconversion using the type specific assay is 25 days. The performance of this assay has not been established for use in a pediatric population, for neonatal screening, or for testing of immunocompromised patients.
  • Tests Included:

  • Est. 4 days Turnaround

  • Specimen type:

Herpes Simplex Virus 1 (IgG), Type-Specific Antibody
  • Test Code: 3636
  • CPT Code: 86695
  • Alternate Name: N/A
  • Test Instructions : --
  • Fasting: Yes
  • Methodology: Immunoassay (IA)
  • Results In: 4

    Note: Turn around times on results are an estimate and are not guaranteed. The lab may need additional time due to holidays, confirmation/repeat testing, etc. You can contact us to discuss when your results should be ready and we will contact the lab on your behalf immediately.

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    Doctor’s order provided & Same Day Testing.

  • Step 2

    Go to
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    Your specimen will be collected for you at a local testing center.

  • Step 3

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    Results

    Results sent electronically in 2-3 days* More complex tests take longer.

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