Published on October 25, 2016

HCV Genotypic Drug Resistance

(Includes NS3, NS5A and NS5B)

Gold Top Tube

Tube Type
Test ID   LAB11314
EPIC Order
CPT Code(s)   87900; 87902
Group/Individual Test   Group
Laboratory   Core Referral Testing
Tube Station   30
Specimen Routine: 4 mL blood/Gold top tube/SST; See Comments.
  Micro: 2.5 mL blood
Availability Routine: Reference Laboratory - Mayo Clinic Laboratories
Turnaround Time   6-9 days
Reference Range Normal: see separate report

This is not a screening test.   The test requires a viral load of 50,000 IU/mL or higher within 30 days of sample collection and a known HCV genotype of 1a, 1b or 3 (with any subtype).

Reviewed by jcayless on December 06, 2021

Note: Reference ranges provided on this web site are for guidance only, and may not reflect the most recent changes. Refer to laboratory reports for current reference data.

UNC Hospitals
McLendon Clinical Laboratories
101 Manning Drive
Chapel Hill, NC 27514