HTLV I/II Ab Confirmation

Additional Tests Offered (Per Consultation)

TURN AROUND TIME

5-7 Days Mon-Thu

TEST INFO

SAMPLE INFO

Test Name
HTLV I/II Ab Confirmation
Alternate Name(s)
  • HTLV INNO LIA
Test Description
HTLV-I is associated with adult T-cell lymphoblastic leukemia and B-cell chronic lymphocytic leukemia. HTLV-II is less common and is associated with neoplasias of the CD8 T lymphocytes. Blood donor screening began in 1998. Line Immunoassay (LIA) is used for confirmation of Antibody testing.
CyberLAB Test Info

Test Name

Test #

HTLV INNO LIA

235

Method Description
  • Line Immunoassay (LIA)
FDA Cleared / Approved
No
CPT Code(s)
  • 86689
STAT Allowed
No
Notes
Setup Tue-Fri AM
Draw Status

Living

Sample Volume
Minimum Sample Volume
  • 0.1 mL
Preferred Sample Volume
  • 1 mL
Sample Type
Acceptable
  • Plasma, EDTA - Lavender Top Tube
  • Plasma, Sodium Citrate - Blue Top Tube
  • Plasma, Sodium Heparin - Green Top Tube
Preferred
  • Serum - Red Top Tube
  • Serum - Serum Separator Tube
Sample Stability
  • Ambient - 8 hours
  • Frozen - 30 days
  • Refrigerated 2-8°C - 7 days
Transport
Refrigerated