Hepatitis E PCR


Test Information

Test Name

Hepatitis E PCR

Synonyms

HEV, Hepatitis E Virus, Hep E, Hep E PCR

Preferred Specimen

EDTA

Testing Location

Referral

Turn Around Time

1 week


Processing Information

Registration Code

HEPE

Notes

  • DO NOT share sample; dedicated tube required

Alternative Specimen

SST


Methodology

Interpretations

View Interpretations

Contact Information

laura.yau@pathlab.co.nz

External Referral Information

Referral Location

LabPlus (via WHL)

Send Away Transport

Frozen (However Transport at 2 - 8 degrees C if transport time from collection is less than 72 hours is acceptable )

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