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Test ID FH1N5 Hepatitis C Viral RNA Genotype 1 NS5a Drug Resistance


Specimen Required


Please submit one of the following:

 

Plasma:

Specimen Type: Plasma (Preferred)

Container/Tube: EDTA (lavender-top) tube(s).

Specimen volume: 2 mL

Collection Instructions: Draw blood in an EDTA (lavender-top) tube(s). (Plasma gel tube is acceptable.) Spin down and send 2 mL plasma refrigerated in a plastic vial.

 

Serum:

Specimen Type: Serum

Container/Tube: Red-top tube, serum gel is acceptable.

Specimen volume: 2 mL

Collection Instructions: Draw blood in a plain red-top tube(s). (Serum gel tube is acceptable.) Spin down and send 2 mL serum refrigerated in a plastic vial.


Method Name

Polymerase Chain Reaction (PCR); Sequencing

Reporting Name

HCV RNA Genotype 1 NS5a Drug Resist

Specimen Type

Varies

Specimen Minimum Volume

0.6 mL

Specimen Stability Information

Specimen Type Temperature Time Special Container
Varies Refrigerated (preferred) 14 days
  Frozen  42 days
  Ambient  72 hours

Reference Values

HCV NS5a Subtype:   Not Detected

Day(s) Performed

Daily

Report Available

3 days - 5 – 7 days

Performing Laboratory

Quest Diagnostics Infectious Disease

Test Classification

This test was developed and its analytical performance characteristics have been determined by Quest Diagnostics Infectious Disease. It has not been cleared or approved by the FDA. This assay has been validated pursuant to the CLIA regulations and is used for clinical purposes.

CPT Code Information

87902

LOINC Code Information

Test ID Test Order Name Order LOINC Value
FH1N5 HCV RNA Genotype 1 NS5a Drug Resist 82525-7

 

Result ID Test Result Name Result LOINC Value
Z4846 HCV NS5a Subtype 82380-7
Z4847 Daclatasvir Resistance 82379-9
Z4848 Ledipasvir Resistance 82377-3
Z4849 Ombitasvir Resistance 82378-1
Z4850 Elbasvir Resistance 82376-5
Z4851 Velpatasvir Resistance 82520-8

NY State Approved

Yes