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HPV 16 18/45 Genotyping, Reflex

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Test Description
HPV 16 18/45 Genotyping, Reflex
Synonym(s)

human papillomavirus, high risk, HPV, typing

Test ID

TPAPVG - Pap w/HPV (regardless) and reflex 16/18 if HPV+


TPAPVGN - Pap w/HPV (regardless) and reflex 16/18 if Pap – and HPV+


ANALHCYTG - Anal cytology with HPV and reflex 16/18

Specimen Type

Cervical/endocervical collection, vaginal collection

Specimen Requirements

SurePath or ThinPrep collection vial

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Required Information

Complete the Incyte Diagnostics requisition with the patient's demographics and relevant clinical history. Label specimen container with the patient's full first and last name, second unique identifier, and specimen source/site.

Unacceptable Specimen Conditions

Improper or inadequate patient identification, improper fixative

Limitations

Excess blood/inflammation/lubricant, scant cellularity

Department (code)

Molecular

Methodology

Aptima nucleic acid amplification

Estimated TAT

13 business days from receipt

Testing Schedule

Monday, Wednesday, & Friday

Retention

21 days from specimen submission

CPT Code(s)

87625

Additional Information

Testing performed only on positive HPV results.