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HPVHO
HUMAN PAPILLOMA VIRUS (HPV), DNA HIGH RISK, NON CERVICAL

Test Code HPVHO 
Test HUMAN PAPILLOMA VIRUS (HPV), DNA HIGH RISK, NON CERVICAL 
Methodology cobas® 4800 HPV High-risk Test With 16/18 Genotype by Polymerase Chain Reaction (PCR 
Description The Roche cobas® HPV test is designed to specifically identify HPV 16 and HPV 18 genotypes, while concurrently detecting 12 other high risk HPV types (31, 33, 35, 39, 45, 51, 52. 56, 58, 59, 66 and 68) as one group. 
Specimen THIN PREP® COLLECTION METHOD
1. Collect specimen as directed in the Thin Prep® package insert.
2. Place the specimen directly into a liquid medium PreservCyt® vial and mix vigorously to release material. PreservCyt® vial is supplied by NorDx.
3. Forward promptly to laboratory at ambient temperature. 
Reference Values Negative 
Analytic Time 1 Day; Maximum Laboratory Time - 6 Days 
Day(s) Test Set Up 2-3 times per week 
CPT Code(s) 87624