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Human herpesvirus 6 Quantitative DNA

Category Virology
Test background

A nucleic acid amplification test for the quantification of Human herpesvirus 6 (HHV-6) DNA

Clinical Indications

Monitoring Human herpesvirus 6 (HHV-6) infected patients.

Reference range

Not detected or quantitative value

Sample & container required EDTA Blood (pink top)
Sample volume 5 mL
Sample collection

Venous Blood

Turnaround time 3 days

This test has been introduced in house and is awaiting UKAS accreditation.

Bone marrow samples are not currently accredited for this assay