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PARVOVIRUS B19 PCR (QUALITATIVE)

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Indications

​For the detection of Parvovirus B19 DNA in parvovirus-associated syndromes such as arthropathy in adults, transient aplastic crises in patients with haematologic abnormalities, severe anaemia in immunocompromised patients and fetal loss in pregnancy.

Specimen Required

​3-5 ml of blood in EDTA

Storage and Transport

​Refrigerate sample until transfer to laboratory. Do not freeze. Send sample at 2 - 8°C. Sample should reach the laboratory as soon as possible, preferably within 24 hours after collection.

Method

​Polymerase Chain Reaction (In-house real-time)

Test Results

​Detected, Not Detected or Inconclusive

Reference Interval / Value

Turnaround Time

​1 - 5 days

Day(s) Test Set up

​Tuesday and Friday

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