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HIV-1 integrase inhibitor resistance by sequencing

Lab Section:  Sendout  
Lab Location:  Sendout
Reference Lab: ARUP 
Test ID: LAB5745 
Methodology: Reverse Transcription Polymerase Chain Reaction/Sequencing
Schedule: Tues, Fri
Reported: 12 days
Specimen Requirements:  Collection: 6.0 mL Blood in a Lavender Top Tube.
Pediatric volume: 2 mL.
Lavender (EDTA), pink (K2EDTA), or plasma preparation tube.
Transport: Frozen.
Unacceptable conditions: Serum. Heparinized specimens.
Stability: On cells: Ambient: 6 hours; After separation from cells: Ambient: 24 hours; Refrigerated: 5 days; Frozen: 4 months

Notes: 

Please submit most recent viral load and test date, if available

Reference Interval:  See patient report or consult reference laboratory website.
CPT Code(s): 87906
Last Changed: 11/11/2016 08:55:41
Last Reviewed: 12/22/2016 01:41:22