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.
This test is for confirmation only. For HTLV-I/II screening, please
use Test Code 36175.
Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday
Reported (Analytical Time)
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Transport Temperature: Refrigerated (cold packs) Methodology: Line Immunoassay (LIA)