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VZV-Varicella Zoster Virus DNAdetection by PCR CSF

 

CLINICAL UTILITY – detect varicella zoster virus in blood, CSF, ocular fluid, tissue or vesicle fluid

METHODOLOGY – polymerase chain reaction (PCR)

TURN AROUND TIME – 4 days

PATIENT PREPARATION –

COLLECT – lavender (EDTA), pink or serum separator tube, or CSF, ocular fluid, or vesicle fluid

SPECIMEN PREPARATION – transfer 1 ml serum, plasma, CSF, or ocular fluid to a sterile container. Transfer tissue to a sterile container and freeze immediately. Transfer vesicle fluid to a transport media

STORAGE/TRANSPORT TEMPERATURE – frozen

STABILITY

Tissue – frozen: 3 months

All other – ambient: 24 hours; refrigerated: 5 days; frozen: 3 months

UNACCEPTABLE CONDITIONS – heparinized specimens

MRP 2500

SPECIAL INSTRUCTIONS – clinical history is mandatory

 

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Pre-Test Information
1 ml CSF In Sterile Container
2,500.00
Home Collection-
Offer Price2,500.00
Total Amount₹2,500.00
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