|Mnemonic: ||[HIV Ql PCR]|
|Name: ||Human Immunodeficiency Virus 1 (HIV-1) DNA PCR, Qualitative|
|Specimen: ||1 mL whole blood from a Lavender top tube. Do not centrifuge. Send whole blood.|
Do NOT freeze.
Heparinized and frozen samples are unacceptable.
|Minimum Spec: ||0.5 mL|
|Transport Temp: ||Refrigerated|
|Spec Stability: ||Stable 5 days refrigerated.|
|Ref Lab/Code: ||ARUP 0093061|
| Method: ||Qualitative Polymerase Chain reaction|
|Note: ||This is not a routinely used screening assay. It will usually be ordered by the Infectious Disease Specialists. |
This test detects human immunodeficiency virus type 1 (HIV-1) proviral DNA.
|Processing Info: ||This test is only orderable by the lab. It is not on the test directory of either ERNE Millenium or Centricity. Please contact the lab to order.|