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Name of Test
HSV 1/2 PCR, swab
Alternate Names
138651 LC, Herpes Simplex virus swab
SoftLab Order Code
HSVSW
Epic Order Name
HERPES SIMPLEX VIRUS (HSV) 1/2 PCR, SWAB, REF LAB LC 138651
Epic Order ID
LAB917
Laboratory
RefLab
Additional Test Information
NICU and Nursery providers may require HSV screening.

If they send a sample with the source of either "Surface Area" or different sites such as "eyes, umbilical, rectal etc", use code SER in SoftLab. Samples collected in this manner are acceptable

”UTM”

Alternately, a red cap UTM swab may be submitted but is not preferred.

Sample Type
Other
Collection Container
Universal Transport Media (UTM Swab)
Collecting Volume
1 swab
Storage or Stability
Refrigerated
 
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