||HIV1D / 8401-Q
||HIV-1 DNA QUALITATIVE PCR
||Polymerase Chain Reaction (PCR)
||Useful for the detection of pro-viral DNA. It has been used in the management of perinatal HIV infection. HIV-1 RNA has recently been confirmed equally as sensitive and specific for this purpose.
||Draw 1 mL (minimum 0.5 mL) in an EDTA lavender-top tube. Send whole blood refrigerated. Do not freeze.
|Day(s) Test Set Up
||Tuesday through Saturday