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Herpes Simplex Virus 1/2 Antibody (IgM), IFA with Reflex to Titer, Serum
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If HSV 1 IgM screen is positive, HSV 1 IgM Titer will be performed at an additional charge (CPT code(s): 86695).
If HSV 2 IgM Screen is positive, HSV 2 IgM Titer will be performed at an additional charge (CPT code(s): 86696).
Immunofluorescence Assay (IFA)
|HSV 1 IgM Screen||Negative|
|HSV 2 IgM Screen||Negative|
HSV IgM is detectable in serum from >90% of patients with primary HSV infection; However, HSV IgM is also found in 30% of patients with reactivated HSV.
Herpes Simplex Virus Serum,Herpes 1/2 IgM, Serum
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