LCMV - Overview: Cytomegalovirus (CMV), Molecular Detection, PCR

Test Catalog

Test Name

Test ID: LCMV    
Cytomegalovirus (CMV), Molecular Detection, PCR

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

Rapid qualitative detection of cytomegalovirus (CMV) DNA

 

This test is not intended for the monitoring of cytomegalovirus (CMV) disease progression.

Highlights

Qualitative detection of cytomegalovirus (CMV) DNA

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

Real-Time Polymerase Chain Reaction (PCR)/DNA Probe Hybridization

(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.

Yes

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

Cytomegalovirus PCR

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

Cytomegalovirus, PCR
LightCycler CMV
PCR (Polymerase Chain Reaction)
CMV Detection by Real-Time PCR