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Test Name

HIV Antibodies, HIV-1/2, EIA, with Reflexes

CPT Code(s)

86703

Includes

If HIV Antibodies, HIV-1/2, EIA is Repeatedly Reactive, HIV-1/2 Antibody Differentiation will be performed at an additional charge (CPT code(s): 86701, 86702).
If HIV-1/2 Antibody Differentiation is Negative or Indeterminate, HIV-1 RNA, Qualitative, TMA will be performed at additional charge (CPT code(s): 87535).

Methodology

Immunoassay (IA)

Limitations

HIV antibodies may not be detected in window between infection and detection of antibody.

Reference Range(s)

HIV-1/2 Ab Screen, EIA Non-Reactive

A Non-reactive HIV-1/2 antibody result does not exclude HIV infection since the time frame for seroconversion is variable. If acute HIV infection is suspected, antibody retesting and nucleic acid amplification (HIV DNA/RNA) testing is recommended.

Clinical Significance

The combination HIV-1/HIV-2 includes detection of subtypes of HIV-1 not included in HIV-1, EIA alone. Repeatedly positive results are confirmed utilizing a different assay.

Test FAQ

Laboratory Testing for the Diagnosis of HIV Infection

Alternative Name(s)

HTLV3

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Reference ranges are provided as general guidance only. To interpret test results use the reference range in the laboratory report.

The CPT codes provided are based on AMA guidelines and are for informational purposes only. CPT coding is the sole responsibility of the billing party. Please direct any questions regarding coding to the payer being billed.

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