Laboratory Test Information Guide

Details for HIV Serology - Transplant

Test Name: HIV Serology - Transplant
Alternate Name(s): Human Immunodeficiency Virus
Laboratory: Core (UH)
Specimen Type: 5 mL Gold top Vacutainer tube
Collection Information: Collect blood aseptically in Vacutainer tubes
Requisition: GENERAL LABORATORY REQUISITION
Test Schedule: Weekdays
Turnaround time from when specimen
is received in testing laboratory:
 
Routine
4 hours
Stat
1 hour
 
Reference Range:  
Effective Date: 2002-05-17
Revised Date: 2019-04-01
Critical Value:  
Interpretive Comments:  
Special Processing: Transplant Donor

HIV testing done in Core Laboratory-UH as part of a battery of tests.
Comments:  
Method of Analysis: Microparticle Enzyme Immunoassay (MEIA)
Critical Information Required: Requisition must be filled out completely
Storage & Shipment:  
System Codes: 
Cerner
DONOR
 
Referred To:  

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