HTLV I/II Ab

Infectious Disease Core Test Offerings

TURN AROUND TIME

8-12 Hours

TEST INFO

SAMPLE INFO

Test Name
HTLV I/II Ab
Test Site
  • Colorado
  • Pennsylvania
Test Description
Qualitative detection of antibodies to Human T-Lymphotrophic Virus Type 1 and/or Type 2
CyberLAB Test Info

Test Name

Test #

HTLV I/II Ab - AVIOQ

3546

Method Description
  • ELISA
FDA Cleared / Approved
Yes
CPT Code(s)
  • 86687
  • 86688
STAT Allowed
Yes
Download(s)
Draw Status

Living

Pre-Mortem

Sample Volume
Minimum Sample Volume
  • Serum/Plasma: 100 uL
Preferred Sample Volume
  • Serum/Plasma: 200 uL
Sample Type
Acceptable
  • Plasma, EDTA - Lavender Top Tube
  • Plasma, Lithium Heparin - Green Top Tube
  • Plasma, Sodium Citrate - Blue Top Tube
  • Plasma, Sodium Heparin - Green Top Tube
  • Serum - Gold Top Tube
  • Serum - Red Top Tube
  • Serum - Red/Gray (Tiger) Top Tube
Sample Handling
Centrifuge and separate serum/plasma from cells and transfer to plastic vials; do not freeze whole blood.
Sample Stability
  • Frozen at -20°C - Indefinite
  • Refrigerated 2-8°C - 14 days
Transport
  • Ambient or Refrigerated 2-8°C - Up to 14 Days
  • Frozen at -20°C – Greater than 14 Days
Notes
Living samples may be frozen and thawed once.|Do not repeatedly freeze/thaw.