HERPES SIMPLEX VIRUS 1/2 (IgG), TYPE-SPECIFIC ANTIBODIES
1 SST/1.0 mL serum. After 30 minutes of clotting, promptly centrifuge and refrigerate.
Room Temperature 7 days, Refrigerated 14 days, Frozen 30 days
2 days Setup Mon-Sat AM
Detect IgG antibodies specific to HSV types I and/or II infection; confirm or rule out possible infection with herpes simplex types I and/or II virus in prenatal patients in whom HSV infection can cause serious prenatal disease; identify those who are subclinical carriers of HSV I and/or II.