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Test ID: HHV6    
Human Herpesvirus-6, Molecular Detection, PCR, Plasma

Secondary ID A test code used for billing and in test definitions created prior to November 2011

87532

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

Yes

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

As an adjunct in the rapid diagnosis of human herpesvirus-6 infection

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.)

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

HHV-6 PCR, P

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

Exanthem Subitum
Herpes Virus-6
HHV-6 (Human Herpes Virus-6)
Human Herpes Virus-6 (HHV-6)
Roseola Infantum