abcdefghijklmn
opqrstuvwxyz
Test Menu
Test Change Details
Allergy & Immunology
Cardiology & Coagulation
Dermatopathology
Endocrinology
Gastroenterology
Genetics
Hepatology
Infectious Disease
Microbiology
Nephrology
Neurology
Oncology
Pathology
Pediatrics
Rheumatology
Toxicology
Urology
Women's Health
90570: SureSwab™ Herpes Simplex Virus, Type 1/2 DNA, Real-Time PCR Print View
HSV 1 DNA RT-PCR  Not detected   
HSV 2 DNA RT-PCR  Not detected   

PRIMARY
1 Vaginal (Aptima Vag Swb) 0.7 (0.3) mL   Frozen - 30 Day(s)/Refrigerated - 14 Day(s)/Room Temperature - 14 Day(s)  
ALTERNATE
  Genital Lesion Vag. Kit   Frozen - 30 Day(s)/Refrigerated - 14 Day(s)/Room Temperature - 14 Day(s)  
  APTIMA(R) Unisex Swab Kit   Room Temperature - 14 Day(s)/Frozen - 30 Day(s)/Refrigerated - 14 Day(s)  

Diagnosis of active Herpes simplex infection

Follow the instructions provided in the Aptima(R) Vaginal
Swab Collection Kit. Remove the swab from the
packaging and swab any visible lesions. Withdraw the swab without
touching the skin. Immediately place the swab into the transport
tube so that the tip of the swab is visible below the tube
label. Carefully break the swab shaft at the score line
against the side of the tube and discard the top
portion of the swab shaft. Tightly screw the cap onto
the tube.

Reject Criteria
Leaking samples;
Uncapped samples; Broken container; Non Aptima
Vaginal Swab Collection Kit.

Avoid Freeze/Thaw of collected samples.
Setup Schedule
Sunday-Saturday

Reported (Analytical Time)
Next day

CPT Code
87529x2

The CPT codes provided are based on AMA guidelines and are for informational purposes only. CPT coding is the sole responsibility of the billing party. Please direct any questions regarding coding to the payer being billed.

Notes
Transport Temperature: Room temperature






© 1996 - 2018 Quest Diagnostics Nichols Institute of Valencia
For test information, please call Client Services at 800-421-4449.

San Francisco Web Design & Database