Specimen: Submit Cervical swab for FEMALE patients OR Oral swab from the lesion for MALE patients in a special container available from MEDILAB OR Paraffin embedded tissue block OR Fresh tissue in normal saline. Ship refrigerated. DO NOT FREEZE..
Stability (Room): 6 hrs
Stability (Refrigerated): 72 hrs
Stability (Frozen): N/A
Method: Real Time PCR
Price: Contact Medilab
Turnaround time (TAT): 10 – 15 days
Usage: This test is useful for the Qualitative detection & Genotyping of 12 High risk genotypes known to be associated with Cervical cancer & 2 Low risk genotypes of HPV which are linked to Genital warts.
Home Collection: Not Available
Department: MOLECULAR DIAGNOSTICS
Pre-test Information: Submit Cervical swab for Females & Oral swab from the lesion in Males.