Hepatitis B Virus, Hepatitis C Virus and HIV by NAT for Transplant Donors/Recipients

Abbrev Code:HICMPX   
Order Code:LAB4572Order Name:HBV HCV HIV By NAT
Methodology:Nucleic acid testing
CPT Codes: 87521 x1, 87535 x1, 87516 x1
Test Includes:Hepatitis B Virus by NAT, Hepatitis C Virus by NAT, HIV by NAT
Turnaround Time:Specimens are sent to the reference laboratory Mon-Fri; results are reported in 2-4 days.
Special Instructions:Specimen must arrive in East Bank Core Lab Sendouts before noon to go out for testing. Specimens received after that time will go out the next day.

Collection Instructions

Optimal Volume:14 mL
Minimum\Peds Volume:7 mL
Container:Purple (EDTA)
Causes for Rejection:Gross hemolysis.

Processing and Shipping

Specimen Processing:Do not process. Send to the East Bank Core Lab Sendouts immediately.
Shipping Instructions:Ship at refrigerated temperature. Sample must arrive at testing site within 72 hours of collection. Protect from temperature extremes.
Test Performed at or Referral Lab Lab Sendouts  (Memorial Blood Center)
Referral Lab number:MPX


Reference Range:By report.

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