HIV Rapid Antibody Screen

Sunquest Code:HIVS  
Epic Code:LAB3535Epic Name:HIV Rapid Antibody Screen
Order Instructions:HIV Rapid Antibody Screen is available for source patient for occupational exposures (includes FV & non-FV employees), Delaware Street Clinic patients, or mothers in labor who have not received prenatal care. For standard HIV testing, order HIAGAB.
Synonyms:Rapid HIV
Turnaround Time:Performed and reported 24 hours/day.

Collection Instructions

Optimal Volume:0.5 mL
Minimum\Peds Volume:0.4 mL
Container:Purple (EDTA)

Processing and Shipping

Specimen Processing:Centrifuge and aliquot 0.25 mL, 0.1 mL minimum. Store in refrigerator.
Shipping Instructions:Ship at refrigerated temperature.
Stability:2 days at room temperature; 5 days refrigerated; 40 days frozen
Test Performed at or Referral Lab Hematology  (University of Minnesota Health Maple Grove Clinics, Range, UMMC-West Bank, UMMC-East Bank, Lakes, Ridges, Northland, Southdale, Grand Itasca, St. Joseph's, St. John's, Woodwinds)


Reference Range:Nonreactive

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