CYTOMEGALOVIRUS (CMV), QUALITATIVE PCR
This assay is useful for rapid qualitative detection of CMV DNA specially in CMV seronegative patients who receive an organ transplant from a seropositive donor. It is also a useful assay in neonates suspected of acquiring virus in utero.
Give brief clinical history. 12 hours overnight fasting is recommended
Sample by Mon / Thu 11 am; Report Wed / Sat