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Human Immunodeficiency Virus 2 (HIV-2) Antibodies, EIA

CPT: 86702
Updated on 08/16/2020
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Synonyms

  • HIV-2 Antibodies, EIA

Test Includes

HIV-2 antibodies; OD ratio


Special Instructions

Supplemental tests specific for HIV-1 and HIV-2 should also be performed.

Testing for the state of New York should only be ordered using Human Immunodeficiency Virus 2 (HIV-2) Antibody Screen With Reflex to Immunoblot (138901). Supplemental tests specific for HIV-1 and HIV-2 should also be performed.

Supplemental tests specific for HIV-1 and HIV-2 should also be performed.


Expected Turnaround Time

1 - 5 days


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Specimen Requirements


Specimen

Serum or plasma


Volume

1 mL


Minimum Volume

0.5 mL


Container

Red-top tube, gel-barrier tube, lavender-top (EDTA) tube, or green-top (heparin) tube


Storage Instructions

Refrigerate


Test Details


Use

Differential diagnosis of HIV-1 and HIV-2 infections


Methodology

Enzyme immunoassay (EIA)


Reference Interval

Negative


LOINC® Map

Order Code Order Code Name Order Loinc Result Code Result Code Name UofM Result LOINC
163550 HIV-2 Antibodies, EIA 51786-2 163554 HIV-2 Ab-O.D. Ratio 51786-2

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