HTLV-I/II Confirmation Panel

Also Known as (Alias) Anti-HTLV-I/II Confirmatory
Indications Confirmatory testing performed due to a reactive PRISM or Avioq-HTLV-I/II result.
Method  MP Diagnostics HTLV Blot 2.4 Western Blot Assay
Test Information Assay is a qualitative immunoassay intended for confirming the presence of and differentiating antibodies to Human T-Lymphotropic Virus Type I and/or Human T-Lymphotropic Virus Type II in human serum or plasma with repeatedly reactive results by an FDA licensed HTLV-I/-II donor screening test.
Sample Requirements Serum or Plasma (EDTA, heparin, sodium citrate, PPT, potassium oxalate or ACD)
Requested Volume 6 mL
Minimum Volume or Pediatric volume 1 mL
Shipping Information Samples are acceptable at 2-8°C for 7 days; samples may be frozen at -20 °C
Requisition Form Donor Testing RFT
Transaction Code 3076-03
CPT Codes 86689
Test Schedule Every 2-3 weeks
Turn around Time (analytic time) Varied, depending on batch size
Report/ Results Seronegative, HTLV-I Seropositive, HTLV-II Seropositive, HTLV-I/II Seropositive, Indeterminate, Unreadable

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