HIV genotyping to detect resistance in HIV-1 to antiretroviral drugs. Preferred test is HIV1 Genotype and Integrase Inhibitor Resistance by Sequencing (2009256).
Polymerase Chain Reaction/Sequencing
Lavender (EDTA) or plasma preparation tube (PPT).
Separate plasma from cells within 6 hours of collection. Transfer 5 mL plasma to ARUP Standard Transport Tubes and freeze immediately. (Min: 3 mL)
CRITICAL FROZEN. Separate specimens must be submitted when multiple tests are ordered.
Provide patient's most recent viral load and viral load collection date. Procedure should be used for patients with documented HIV-1 infection and viral loads greater than 500 copies/mL.
Ambient: Unacceptable; Refrigerated: Unacceptable; Frozen: 2 years
No compliance statements are in use for this test.
87900; 87901; 87906
|Component Test Code*||Component Chart Name||LOINC|
|0092074||Viral Load Date||19151-0|
|2008439||EER HIV-1 Drug Resist (GenoSURE PRIme)||11526-1|
- HIV-1 Genotype
- POL Genotype
- Resistance Testing
- Retroviral Genotype