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Needlestick panel with HIV testing

Lab Section: 

Virology

 

Lab Location: 

Main Lab

Test ID: 

LAB3282

 

Methodology: 

Chemiluminescence Immunoassay

Schedule: 

On demand

Reported: 

1- 18 hours

Specimen Requirements: 

Collection: 3.0 mL Blood in a Gold Top Tube.
Lavender Top Tube also acceptable.
Pediatric volume: 1.5 mL.

 

Notes: 

Includes HBsAg, anti-HBc Total, Hepatitis C antibody and HIV-1/2 4th generation antigen antibody combo test.

Reflex Criteria: See individual markers for reflex testing.

By CT State Law, HIV testing requires patient be informed and verbally consent. If patient refuses, HIV testing cannot be performed until approved by YNHH Legal Office.

Reference Interval: 

Negative

CPT Code(s): 

87340, 86704, 86803, 86701

Last Changed: 

8/22/2017 12:48:01 PM

Last Reviewed: 

8/22/2017 12:50:15 PM