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91691: HIV-1 RNA, Quant RT-PCR w/ Rfx Genotype (RTI, PI, Integrase) Print View
HIV-1 RNA, QN PCR R-T PCR    copies/mL 
HIV-1 RNA, QN PCR R-T PCR    Log copies/mL 

PRIMARY
1 Plasma EDTA 7 (3.7) mL   Refrigerated - 5 Day(s)/Room Temperature - 24 Hour(s)/Frozen - 35 Day(s)  
ALTERNATE
  PPT Potassium EDTA(white)   Room Temperature - 24 Hour(s)/Frozen - 35 Day(s)/Refrigerated - 5 Day(s)  

Monitor viral load in HIV-1 patients undergoing antiretroviral therapy and automatically reflex to drug resistance testing for PR, RT and Integrase drugs in patients failing to achieve or maintain virologic suppression.
Setup Schedule
Monday-Saturday

Reported (Analytical Time)
Next day

CPT Code
87536

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.

Notes
Methodology: Real-Time Polymerase Chain Reaction Reject criteria: Serum; non-centrifuged PPT; frozen PPT (in situ); heparinized plasma If HIV-1 RNA, Quantitative, Real-Time PCR viral load is >400 copies mL, then the HIV-1 Genotype and HIV-1 Integrase Genotype are performed at an additional charge (CPT code(s): 87901 and 87906).






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