HIV Antibody, HIV-1/2
- If the HIV-1/HIV-2 EIA Antibody Screen is reactive
- HIV-1 Antibody Western Blot will be performed at an additional charge (CPT code(s): 86689).
2 mL serum
Tube must be labeled with patient identifier and submitted only for HIV testing. HIV-1 Western Blot requires the original tube for testing.
Plastic screw-cap vial or original collection tube used only for HIV Screen with patientÕs name or ID number
Transport Temperature Name:
Specimen Stability Components:
- Room Temperature: 7 days
- Refrigerated: 7 days
Specimens that are not properly labeled with patient identifier