Ordering Recommendation

Detects resistance to antirviral drugs (NRTIs, NNRTIs, and PIs) in HIV-1. Preferred test is Human Immunodeficiency Virus 1, Genotype by Sequencing (0055670). 

Mnemonic
HIV GSMG
Methodology

Polymerase Chain Reaction/Sequencing

Performed

Varies

Reported

9-18 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 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
Stability

Ambient: Unacceptable; Refrigerated: Unacceptable; Frozen: 2 weeks

Reference Interval

By report

Interpretive Data



Compliance Category

Performed by non-ARUP Laboratory

Note

Procedure should be used for patients with documented HIV-1 infection and viral loads greater than 500 copies/mL

Hotline History
N/A
CPT Codes

87900; 87901

Components
Component Test Code* Component Chart Name LOINC
3001243 HIV-1 GenoSure MG, Interpretation 53798-5
3001244 HIV-1 GenoSure MG 93047-9
3001245 EER HIV-1 GenoSure MG 49573-9
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Aliases
  • HIV-1 Genotype
  • Resistance Analysis
  • Retroviral Genotype
Human Immunodeficiency Virus Type 1 (HIV-1) GenoSure MG

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