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Human T-Lymphotropic Virus Types I/II DNA, Qualitative Real-Time PCR
2003075
Ordering Recommendation
Mnemonic
HTLV RTPCR
Methodology
Real-Time Polymerase Chain Reaction
Performed
Varies
Reported
3-5 days
New York DOH Approval Status
Specimens from New York clients will be sent out to a New York DOH approved laboratory, if possible.
Submit With Order
ARUP Consult®
Disease Topics
Specimen Required
Patient Preparation
 
Collect
Lavender (EDTA), Pink (K2EDTA), or Yellow (ACD Solution A or B). 
Specimen Preparation
Transfer 1 mL whole blood to an ARUP Standard Transport Tube. (Min: 0.4 mL) 
Storage/Transport Temperature
Room temperature. 
Unacceptable Conditions
Hemolyzed specimens. 
Remarks
 
Stability
Ambient: 1 week; Refrigerated: 2 weeks; Frozen: Unacceptable 
Reference Interval
By report
Interpretive Data


Components
Component Test Code*Component Chart NameLOINC
2003076HTLV-I DNA44537-9
2003077HTLV-II DNA44542-9
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Aliases

Performed at Quest Diagnostics Infectious Disease Inc.