Human Immunodeficiency Virus 1 (HIV-1) Qualitative by NAAT, Whole Blood

Sunquest Code:HIV1QL  
Epic Code:LAB8137Epic Name:Human Immunodeficiency Virus 1 (HIV-1) Qualitative by NAAT
Synonyms:HIV 1; HIV-1
Methodology:Transcription mediated amplification
Turnaround Time:Specimens are sent to reference laboratory Mon-Sat; results are reported in 2-5 days.

This test was developed and its performance characteristics determined by ARUP Laboratories. It has not been cleared or approved by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration. This test was performed in a CLIA certified laboratory and is intended for clinical purposes.

Collection Instructions

Optimal Volume:1 mL
Minimum\Peds Volume:0.4 mL
Container:Purple (EDTA)
Causes for Rejection:Room temperature or heparinized specimens.

Processing and Shipping

Specimen Processing:Do not process; send 1 mL, 0.4 mL minimum whole blood.
Shipping Instructions:Ship at refrigerated temperature.
Stability:1 week refrigerated or frozen.
Test Performed at or Referral Lab Lab Sendouts  (ARUP)
Referral Lab number:3001474


Reference Range:Not detected
Use:Assay detects HIV-1 virus RNA.

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