Human Immunodeficiency Virus Type 1 (HIV-1) Antibody by CIA with Reflex to HIV-1 Antibody Confirmation by Western Blot
2005375
Ordering Recommendation
 
Mnemonic
HIV 1 SCRN
Methodology
Qualitative Chemiluminescent Immunoassay/Qualitative Western Blot
Performed
Sun-Sat
Reported
1-2 days  
New York DOH Approval Status
This test is New York DOH approved.
Submit With Order
Specimen Required
Patient Preparation
  
Collect
Serum separator tube. Also acceptable: Lavender (EDTA) or pink (K2EDTA).  
Specimen Preparation
Separate serum or plasma from cells ASAP or within 2 hours of collection. Transfer 1 mL serum to an ARUP Standard Transport Tube. (Min: 0.5 mL)  
Storage/Transport Temperature
Refrigerated.  
Unacceptable Conditions
Heat-inactivated, severely hemolyzed, or lipemic specimens.  
Remarks
  
Stability
After separation from cells: Ambient: Unacceptable; Refrigerated: 1 week; Frozen: Indefinitely (avoid repeated freeze/thaw cycles).  
Reference Interval
Effective November 18, 2013
 
Test Number Components Reference Interval
 Human Immunodeficiency Virus Type 1 (HIV-​1) Antibody Negative
0020284Human Immunodeficiency Virus Type 1 (HIV-​1) Antibody Confirmation by Western Blot Negative
Interpretive Data
This assay should not be used for blood donor screening, associated re-entry protocols, or for screening Human Cell, Tissues and Cellular and Tissue-Based Products (HCT/P).  
Note
If Human Immunodeficiency Virus Type 1 (HIV-1) Antibody by CIA screen is repeatedly reactive, then Human Immunodeficiency Virus Type 1 (HIV-1) Antibody Confirmation by Western Blot will be added. Additional charges apply.

Performed and Reported times indicated are for the screening portion of this reflex test. Refer to Human Immunodeficiency Virus Type 1 (HIV-1) Antibody Confirmation by Western Blot (0020284) for additional information regarding Performed or Reported times for the reflex portion of this test.
CPT Code(s)
86701; if reflexed, add 86689
Components
Component Test Code*Component Chart Name
2005376HIV-1 Antibody by CIA
* Component test codes cannot be used to order tests. The information provided here is not sufficient for interface builds; for a complete test mix, please click the sidebar link to access the Interface Map.
Aliases
  • HIV 1 Antibody
  • HIV 1 CIA
  • HIV-1 Ab screen and confirmation