HPV mRNA E6/E7 WITH REFLEX TO HPV GENOTYPES 16, 18/45

Specimen Required
Send 5.0 mL liquid cytology (PreservCyt®) preservative Thin Prep® in APTIMA® vaginal collection kit (orange label) or APTIMA® specimen transfer tube (green label). Minimum volume 1.0 mL

Alternate Specimen
ThinPrep® vial

Rejection Criteria
Cervical swabs in Digene® HC Cervical Sampler, Digene ® vials, swabs, SurePath® Vials, received frozen.

Methodology
Transcription Mediated Amplification (TMA)

Stability
Room temperature: 30 days; Refrigerated: 90 days; Frozen: Unacceptable

Reference Range
See report

Performed
Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday

Turnaround Time5-8 days
Test CodeHPVMR
CPT-4 Code (s)
87624, plus 87625 if reflexed, at an additional fee
LOINC Codes
HPV MRNA E6-E7 Reflex to Genotypes 1, 18/45   69002-4  
HPV 16 RNA   77399-4  
HPV 18/45 RNA   75694-0  

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