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APHSV
HERPES SIMPLEX VIRUS (HSV) TYPES 1 AND 2, IMMUNOHISTOCHEMISTRY STAIN

Test Code APHSV 
Test HERPES SIMPLEX VIRUS (HSV) TYPES 1 AND 2, IMMUNOHISTOCHEMISTRY STAIN 
Description Useful as a method for identifying types 1 and 2 HSV in paraffin sections. This combined HSV antibody stains the cytoplasm of infected cells.

NOTE: This test is usually ordered in conjunction with a pathology consultation. The pathology professional component will be billed separately by the consulting pathologist. 

Specimen Formalin-fixed or paraffin-embedded tissue specimen. 
Reference Values An interpretive report will be issued. 
Analytic Time 2 Days 
Day(s) Test Set Up Monday through Friday 
CPT Code(s) 88342