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Test name:

Herpes simplex direct ag, DFA

   
Test code: HSVDFA
   
Order code: NBLD0240
   
CPT: 87274, 87290
   
Specimen type: Touch prep smears
   
Container: Slides
   
Specimen volume: 2
   
Instructions: Note the specimen source or collection site in the order.
   
Note: Also known as herpes simplex virus/varicella zoster virus direct FA.
   
Transport: Refrigerated
   
Specimen minimum
volume:
   
Performed: Daily (Monday—Sunday)
Reference value:
   
Method: Direct immunofluorescent assay
   

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