Cytology, ThinPrep Pap Test with Reflex to Human Papillomavirus (HPV), High Risk with 16 and 18 Genotype by Nucleic Acid Amplification (NAA), ThinPrep
Acceptable test for routine cervical cancer screening at 3-year intervals in individuals 25-65 years of age with a cervix. Preferred test is Human Papillomavirus (HPV), High Risk with 16 and 18 Genotype by Nucleic Acid Amplification (NAA), ThinPrep (3003005).
1-7 days, if reflexed, add 2 days for HPV test
New York DOH Approval Status
Transport cervical specimen in the original collection kit.
Specimens not collected in a ThinPrep Pap Test collection vial. Specimens submitted in an expired collection vial.
Ambient: 3 weeks; Refrigerated: 3 weeks; Frozen: Unacceptable
Refer to report.
If the ThinPrep Pap Test is interpreted as atypical squamous of undetermined significance (ASC-US), then Human Papillomavirus (HPV), High Risk with 16 and 18 Genotype by Nucleic Acid Amplification (NAA), ThinPrep (ARUP test code 3003005) will be performed and reported under a separate accession. Additional charges apply.
The Pap Test is a screening test for cervical cancer and its precursors with an inherent false-negative rate.
Store collection vials without cytologic samples at room temperature (15°C to 30°C). Do not use solution beyond expiration date marked on the vial.
88142; if reviewed by pathologist add 88141. If reflexed, add 87624
|Component Test Code*||Component Chart Name||LOINC|
|2000554||ThinPrep Pap Specimen Source|
- Pap Smear
- Pap Test
- Thin Prep Pap with reflex to HPV HR E6/E7
- Thin Prep reflex HPV
- ThinPrep Pap
- ThinPrep Pap Test with reflex to HR HPV
- ThinPrep Reflex to HPV