HIV

Human Immunodeficiency Virus

Test Name:   Human Immunodeficiency Virus
Alternate Name (s):    
Laboratory Module:   LAB
Ordering Mnemonic:   HIV or part of order set /HIVNS or /HIVNSI
Specimen Type:   

Serum

Collection Container:   Red - 5.0 ml
Container Information
Red TubeRed TubeMicro-Red TubeMicro-Red Tube
Collection Information:   Pop up will occur with following questions:

Has consent been given for this test? (Mandatory)
Symptoms (Mandatory)
Other conditions (Not Mandatory)
Testing Reason (Mandatory)
Exposure Category (Mandatory)
Specify Other (Free text)
 

Test Schedule:  

Monday thru Friday (send-out test)

Turnaround Time:   Routine

7 days

Stat / Urgent

2 day

Reference Interval:  

 

Critical Values:    
Lab Process Notes :   This is a confidential test, and the patient must consent to testing.
 
Storage & Transport:   Store and transport refrigerated.
Test Referred to :    Public Health Laboratories, London

                 

 
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