|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|