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Cytology, SurePath Liquid-Based Pap Test with Reflex to Human Papillomavirus (HPV), High Risk by PCR, SurePath
2000135
Ordering Recommendation

For HPV testing, only FDA-cleared sample preservative (ie, ThinPrep) is recommended. Refer to Cytology, ThinPrep Pap Test with Reflex to Human Papillomavirus (HPV), High Risk E6/E7 mRNA by Transcription Mediated Amplification (TMA) (2000138).

Mnemonic
GR REQUEST
Methodology
Microscopy/ Qualitative Polymerase Chain Reaction
Performed
Sun-Sat
Reported
1-14 days
New York DOH Approval Status
This test is New York DOH approved.
Submit With Order
ARUP Consult®
Disease Topics
Specimen Required
Patient Preparation
 
Collect
Cervical specimen in a SurePath collection kit, Rovers Cervex-brush Kit (ARUP Supply #22216), PAP Perfect Plastic Spatula and Cytobrush Plus GT Collection Kit (ARUP Supply #41126), or Rovers Cervex-Brush Combi Collection Kit (ARUP Supply #45031) available online through eSupply using ARUP Connect™ or contact ARUP Client Services at (800) 522-2787. For specific instructions refer to Specimen Collection and Handling. 
Specimen Preparation
Transport cervical specimen in the original collection kit. 
Storage/Transport Temperature
Room temperature. 
Unacceptable Conditions
Specimens not collected in a SurePath collection kit. Expired preservative vials or vials received without the collection devices. 
Remarks
 
Stability
Ambient: 1 month; Refrigerated: 6 months; Frozen: Unacceptable 
Reference Interval
Interpretive Data
Refer to report.

Note
If the SurePath Liquid-Based Pap Test is interpreted as atypical squamous cells of undetermined significance (ASC-US), then Human Papillomavirus (HPV) High Risk by PCR, SurePath will be added. Additional charges apply.
CPT Code(s)
88142 or 88143, if reviewed by pathologist add 88141.  If reflexed add 87624.
Components
Component Test Code*Component Chart NameLOINC
2000507SurePath Pap Reflex Specimen Source
2000508SurePath Pap Reflex Clinical History
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Aliases
  • Pap Test
  • SurePath Pap reflex to HPV HR
  • SurePath Pap Test
  • SurePath Pap Test withreflex to HR HPV