CMVQU - Overview: Cytomegalovirus DNA Detection and Quantification, Plasma

Test Catalog

Test Name

Test ID: CMVQU    
Cytomegalovirus DNA Detection and Quantification, Plasma

Useful For Suggests clinical disorders or settings where the test may be helpful

Detection and quantification of cytomegalovirus (CMV) viremia


Monitoring CMV disease progression and response to antiviral therapy

Testing Algorithm Delineates situation(s) when tests are added to the initial order. This includes reflex and additional tests.


Method Name A short description of the method used to perform the test

Reverse Transcription-Polymerase Chain Reaction (RT-PCR)(PCR is utilized pursuant to a license agreement with Roche Molecular Systems, Inc.)

NY State Approved Indicates the status of NY State approval and if the test is orderable for NY State clients.


Reporting Name A shorter/abbreviated version of the Published Name for a test; an abbreviated test name

CMV DNA Detect/Quant, P

Aliases Lists additional common names for a test, as an aid in searching

CMV (Cytomegalovirus) Detection by Polymerase Chain Reaction (PCR), Plasma
CMV Quant
CMV Viral Load