Test Catalog

Test ID: HEVQU    
Hepatitis E Virus RNA Detection and Quantification by Real-Time RT-PCR, Serum

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

Virologic detection and confirmation of hepatitis E virus (HEV) infection in immunocompromised individuals at risk for or suspected to have acute or chronic hepatitis E

 

Monitoring HEV RNA levels and determining eradication of chronic HEV infection in immunocompromised individuals

Testing Algorithm Delineates situations when tests are added to the initial order. This includes reflex and additional tests.

See Hepatitis E: Testing Algorithm for Diagnosis and Management in Special Instructions.

Special Instructions Library of PDFs including pertinent information and forms related to the test

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

Real-Time Reverse Transcriptase-Polymerase Chain Reaction (RT-PCR)

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

HEV RNA Detect / Quant, S

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

Hepatitis E virus
HEV
HEV RNA Detection
HEV RNA Qualitative
HEV Qualitative
HEV RNA Quantitative
HEV RNA Quantification
HEV Quantitative
HEV Quantification
HEV RT-PCR
HEV PCR
HEV RNA Detection