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Human Papillomavirus, High Risk

Test Name:Human Papillomavirus, High Risk
Epic Order Code:LAB263  
CPT Code:87621  
Specimen(s) Type:Cervical  
Acceptable Container(s): 
Testing Schedule:Tests are performed daily Monday-Friday
Turn Around Time:STAT: NA  
 Routine: 72 hours
Collection Information:See specific specimen type in Serology/Virology Collection Information by Source.
Transport Information:Deliver to lab immediately. All specimens must be signed into the laboratory.
Reference Client:If unable to deliver to lab immediately, store and transport the specimen at 2-8° C within 7 days.
Causes for Rejection:Improperly labeled, incorrect container, contaminated, insufficient quantity, incorrect/delay in transport.
Reference Range:Not detected.
Additional Information:This assay is not a screening device for the presence of HPV. It is designed to augment existing methods for the detection of cervical disease, and should be used together with the medical history, physical history, physical examination, PAP smear results and other laboratory information.