Trichomonas vaginalis RNA, Qualitative, TMA, Males

Trichomonas vaginalis RNA, Qualitative, TMA, Males We are required to report positive results for this test to the CDC. Fasting Required: No Specimen: Urine The patient should not have urinated for at least one hour prior to specimen collection. Patient to provide a first-catch urine (approximately 20-30 mL of the initial urine stream) into a […]

Trichomonas vaginalis RNA, Qualitative, TMA, Female

Trichomonas vaginalis RNA, Qualitative, TMA, Female We are required to report positive results for this test to the CDC. Fasting Required: No Specimen: Female Urine The patient should not have urinated for at least one hour prior to specimen collection. Patient to provide a first-catch urine (approximately 20-30 mL of the initial urine stream) into […]

Herpes Simplex Virus (HSV) Types 1-/2-Specific Antibodies, IgG

Herpes Simplex Virus (HSV) Types 1-/2-Specific Antibodies, IgG Ppositive results for this test are reported to the CDC. Fasting Required: No Specimen: Blood Results: 5-7 Business Days Description: IgG antibodies indicate a previous infection. Herpes simplex virus 1 (HSV-1) typically causes oral herpes, an infection of the lips and mouth, that is commonly known as […]

Herpes Simplex Virus (HSV) Type 2-Specific Antibodies, IgG

Herpes Simplex Virus (HSV) Type 2-Specific Antibodies, IgG Positive results for this test are reported to the CDC. Fasting Required: No<br\> Specimen: Blood <br\> Results: 5-7 Business Days Description: Genital herpes is generally caused by herpes simplex virus 2 (HSV-2). The herpes simplex virus is transmitted by direct contact with a sore or the body […]

Hepatitis C Virus (HCV) RNA, Qualitative, NAA

Hepatitis C Virus (HCV) RNA, Qualitative, NAA Positive results for this test are reported to the CDC. Fasting Required: No Specimen: Blood Results: 7-10 Business Days Description: Hepatitis C Virus RNA tests are important clinical tools for confirming the diagnosis and guiding treatment of hepatitis C infection. There are two types of hepatitis C RNA […]

Hepatitis B Core Ab (+/-), Total

Hepatitis B Core Ab (+/-), Total Fasting Required: No Specimen: Blood Results: 5-7 Business Days Description: Can be used to help detect acute and chronic HBV infections; the IgM antibody is the first antibody produced after infection with HBV; IgG antibody is produced in response to the core antigen later in the course of the […]

Fluorescent Treponemal Antigen, Syphilis (FTA-ABS)

Fluorescent Treponemal Antigen, Syphilis (FTA-ABS) Fasting Required: No Specimen: Blood Results: 3 – 5 Business days Methodology: Immunofluorescent Assay (IFA) Alternate Names: Treponemal pallidum, Fluorescent Treponemal Antigen, Syphilis Description: This test is done routinely to confirm whether a positive screening test for syphilis (either VDRL or RPR) means you have a current syphilis infection. It […]

Epstein-Barr, Ab to Early Antigens IgG

Epstein-Barr, Ab to Early Antigens IgG Fasting Required: No Specimen: Blood Results: 2-3 business days Description: EBV is a member of the herpesvirus family and is one of the most common human viruses. The virus occurs worldwide, and most people become infected with EBV sometime during their lives. In the United States, as many as […]

Chlamydia/Neisseria Gonorrhoeae RNA, TMA

Chlamydia/Neisseria Gonorrhoeae RNA, TMA Positive results for this test are reported to the CDC. Fasting Required: No Specimen: Urine. The patient should not have urinated for at least one hour prior to specimen collection. Female patients should not cleanse the labial area prior to providing the specimen. Results: 7-10 business days Description: Chlamydia & Gonorrhea […]

Hepatitis A IgM Ab (+/-)

Hepatitis A IgM Ab (+/-) Positive results for this test to the CDC. Fasting Required: No Specimen: Blood Results: 5-7 Business Days Description: The IgM antibody develops within a week of symptom onset, peaks in three months, and is usually gone after six months. The IgM antibody test detects the first antibody produced by the […]