Test Catalog

Test ID: HSMR    
Herpes Simplex Virus (HSV) Antibody, IgM, by Immunofluorescence Assay (IFA), Serum

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

Supplementing culture or molecular detection of herpes simplex virus (HSV) for the diagnosis of acute infection

 

Aids in the diagnosis of both congenital and acute acquired herpes simplex virus

Testing Algorithm Delineates situations 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

Immunofluorescence Assay (IFA)

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

Yes

Reporting Name Lists a shorter or abbreviated version of the Published Name for a test

HSV Ab, IgM, S by IFA