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HIV-1 Phenosense entry (Lab Approval Required)

Lab Section: 

Virology

 

Lab Location: 

Main Lab

Test ID: 

LAB8728

 

Methodology: 

Phenotypoing/ Genotyping

Schedule: 

Sent to ARUP/ Monogram

Reported: 

2-3 weeks

Specimen Requirements: 

Collection: 6.0 mL Blood in a Lavender Top Tube.
Pediatric volume: 6.0 mL.
Requires documented HIV-1 infection and viral load > 1,000 copies/mL.
Transport: Ship frozen on dry ice.
Handling: Separate plasma from cells within 6 hours of collection. Freeze 3 mL plasma immediately.
Unacceptable conditions: Thawed specimens

 

Notes: 

Provide patient's most recent viral load and collection date.

Reference Interval: 

By report

CPT Code(s): 

87903

Last Changed: 

9/1/2017 4:20:18 PM

Last Reviewed: 

9/1/2017 4:20:18 PM