Vaccine information, visitor restrictions, and additional resources | Medicaid: The program is changing and you must take steps to keep your UNC Health providers

HIV Genotyping

Tube Type

X 3 FULL tubes

Test ID   LAB5647
EPIC Order
  HIV GENOTYPING (UNC Providers only)
CPT Code(s)   87901, 87900
Group/Individual Test   Group
Laboratory   Core Referral Testing
Tube Station   30
Specimen Routine: 9 mL blood/3x FULL lavender top (EDTA) tubes; see Comments for additional  information
Availability Routine: Reference Laboratory - LabCorp
Turnaround Time   2-3 weeks
Reference Range Normal: see separate report

Deliver immediately.  If ordered along with an HIV Viral Load,  sample will be held until Viral Load testing completed.  HIV Genotyping order will be cancelled if Viral Load is <500 copies/mL.

Sample must be processed within 6 hours of collection.

Reviewed by jcayless on December 13, 2019

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