Ordering Recommendation

HIV genotyping to detect resistance in HIV-1 to antiretroviral drugs. Preferred test is HIV1 Genotype and Integrase Inhibitor Resistance by Sequencing (2009256).

Mnemonic
GS PRIME
Methodology

Polymerase Chain Reaction/Sequencing

Performed

Varies

Reported

7-13 days

New York DOH Approval Status
This test is New York DOH approved.
Specimen Required
Patient Preparation
Collect

Lavender (EDTA) or plasma preparation tube (PPT).

Specimen Preparation

Separate plasma from cells within 6 hours of collection. Transfer 5 mL plasma to ARUP Standard Transport Tubes and freeze immediately. (Min: 3 mL)

Storage/Transport Temperature

CRITICAL FROZEN. Separate specimens must be submitted when multiple tests are ordered.

Unacceptable Conditions

Thawed specimens.

Remarks

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.

Stability

Ambient: Unacceptable; Refrigerated: Unacceptable; Frozen: 2 years

Reference Interval

By Report

Interpretive Data



No compliance statements are in use for this test.

Note
Hotline History
N/A
Components
Component Test Code* Component Chart Name LOINC
0092073 Viral Load 8251-1
0092074 Viral Load Date 19151-0
2008439 EER HIV-1 Drug Resist (GenoSURE PRIme) 11526-1
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Aliases
  • HIV-1 Genotype
  • POL Genotype
  • Resistance Testing
  • Retroviral Genotype
Human Immunodeficiency Virus Type 1 (HIV-1) Drug Resistance (GenoSURE PRIme)

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