LCBKP - Overview: BK Virus, Molecular Detection, PCR, Plasma

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Test Name

Test ID: LCBKP    
BK Virus, Molecular Detection, PCR, Plasma

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

Rapid detection of BK virus 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.


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

BK Virus DNA by PCR, P

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

BK (Polyoma) Virus
BKV Qualitative DNA