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


Sunquest Code:HICMPX  
Epic Code:LAB4572Epic Name:HBV HCV HIV By NAT
Synonyms:HICMPX
Methodology:Nucleic acid testing
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

Specimen:Blood
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. Store refrigerated.
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:na


Interpretive

Reference Range:By report.


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