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Test ID: QBKU    
BK Virus, Molecular Detection, Quantitative, PCR, Urine

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

A prospective and diagnostic marker for the development of BK virus nephropathy in renal transplant recipients

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

Real-Time Polymerase Chain Reaction (PCR)/DNA Probe Hybridization

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

BK Virus PCR, Quant, U

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

BK PCR Quant
BK Virus
BKV DNA
BKV Quantitative DNA
Polymavirus
QBK
BK (Polyoma) Virus