Children's Mercy Hospitals and Clinics
Name
HHV6 PCR - plasma/blood

Synonyms
Human Herpesvirus 6

CMH Lab Section
Molecular Infectious Diseases

Specimen Requirements
3 mL EDTA Lavender

Availability
Routine

Turn Around Time
Batched- run on Wednesday
Specimens must arrive in the Lab before 0530 Wednesday to be included.

Methodology
Quantitative-PCR

Ranges
Negative <2500 copies/mL

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