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Human Immunodeficiency Virus 2 Antibody Confirmation by Immunoblot (INACTIVE as of 04/07/14: Refer to 2009464)
0093272
Ordering Recommendation
Mnemonic
HIV 2 IBL
Methodology
Qualitative Immunoblot
Performed
Varies
Reported
3-8 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
Plain red or serum separator tube (SST). 
Specimen Preparation
Transport 1 mL serum in the original collection tube.  (Min: 0.5 mL) 
Storage/Transport Temperature
Refrigerated. Also acceptable: Room temperature and frozen. 
Unacceptable Conditions
 
Remarks
 
Stability
After separation from cells: Ambient: 1 week; Refrigerated: 2 weeks; Frozen: 1 month 
Reference Interval
By report
Interpretive Data
Refer to report

Note
CPT Code(s)
86689
Components
Component Test Code*Component Chart NameLOINC
0093295HIV 2 Ab Confirmation by Immunoblot5225-8
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Aliases
  • HIV-2 Ab, IBL

Performed at Focus Diagnostics, Inc.