Laboratory Test Detail

Last Updated: June 19, 2021 @ 9:13 am


HIV-1 Genotyping

  • Two Lavender (EDTA)

Also Acceptable:
  • One Pink Top (EDTA)
  • 4 mL (Min:1.5 mL) Plasma . Submit Frozen. Submit in a Standard Transport Tube.
Special Handling:
  • Separate aliquot required for each frozen test ordered
  • Separate plasma from cells within 2 hours
    Remarks: Please submit most recent viral load and test date, if available.
Rejection Criteria:
  • Heparinized specimens
  • Serum
Stability:Ambient: 1 Day(s); Refrigerated: 5 Day(s); Frozen: 4 Month(s); Incubated: Unacceptable
  • Reverse Transcriptase Polymerase Chain Reaction
  • Sequencing
Reported:4-8 Day(s)
CPT Codes:
  • 87901
Interpretive Data:Please see report for interpretive data.
  • 93635 - HIV-1 GENOTYPE
  • 93636 - EER HIV GENO
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