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HIV-1 RNA, Qualitative, TMA

Item Value
Available Stat? No
Test code HIV1T
Test group HIV
Performed by Quest
Sendout? Yes
Method TMA
Container type Gold top, Red top, Lavender top, Blue top
Amount to Collect 3.2 mL
Sample type Serum or plasma
Preferred volume 1.6 mL
Min. Volume 0.6 mL
Processing notes Aliquot of freeze. Send to CB frozen, Order Quest code 16185.
Normal range Not detected
Stability Room temperature 3 days, refrigerated 5 days, frozen 35 days
Additional information The APTIMA¨ HIV-1 RNA, Qualitative assay may be used:
1. As an aid in the diagnosis of acute and primary HIV-1 infection.
2. To confirm HIV-1 infection in persons who repeatedly test positive for HIV-1 infection.
3. To resolve indeterminate or inconclusive HIV-1 Western blot results.
CPT coding 87535-90
LOINC code 25835-0
Last Updated 7/6/2015 8:35:48 AM
Entry Number 1639
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