Name: HIV-1, Quantitative PCR (Confirmatory)
Test Name: HIV-1, Quantitative PCR (Confirmatory)
Health Link Test Code: HIV1
LIS Test Code: HIV1
Testing Site: Testing will be sent to an approved reference laboratory
Also Acceptable: Yellow top(with ACD-A/B anticoagulant)
This test is not used for monitoring viral load.
Only orderable when the patient has HIV differentiation confirmatory testing and the results are negative or indeterminate for HIV-1 and/or HIV-2