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Dr. Shreya Gupta
BDS, MDS - Oral and Maxillofacial Pathology
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Cytomegalovirus, DNA PCR - Quantitative

(CMV, DNA PCR Quan.)
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This test is for
Male, Female
Test Preparation
  1. No special preparation required


What is CMV, DNA PCR Quan.?

The Cytomegalovirus, DNA PCR – Quantitative test is used to measure the exposure of the patient to cytomegalovirus. CMV is a kind of herpes virus, which leads to flu like disease. This test is used to detect the virus through the traces of DNA that this virus is known to posses. Being a quantitative test, this procedure helps in measuring and monitoring the replication of CMV in the host body.

Why is CMV, DNA PCR Quan. done?

This test is suggested if you have symptoms of CMV infection like nausea, headache, enlarged liver, spleen, visual disturbances etc. 

Interpreting CMV, DNA PCR Quan. results


Positive results indicate the presence of CMV infection. 



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