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herpes simplex virus, type 1 & 2 dna amplification by real time pcr
Synonyms: HSV PCR; Herpes DNA; Herpes PCR 
Computer Code: HSVD
Specimen Collection: 0.5 mL CSF, BAL, vitreous fluid in sterile tube. 
Minimum Volume: 0.1 mL 
Handling Instructions for Offsite Areas: Freeze within 24 hours of collection. 
Reference Values: Negative  
Lab Code: MIC 
Requisition: MOL DIAG See Test Requisition 9
Test Frequency: 2x/d M-F, 1x/d Sat, Sun & Holidays 
Routine TAT: 4-24 hr 
Stat TAT: NA 
CPT Code(s): 87529 
LCD or NCD:  
Methodology Used: 31
See Addendum XVII

Albany Medical Center
43 New Scotland Avenue
Albany, NY, 12208
Date: 11/22/2014
Time: 10:31:10 (24hr)