Important Announcement
about Ebola Virus
 
 
 

Test Directory

610 Pap with reflex to HPV if ASCUS plus CT/NG

Specimen Type
Specimen Stability
Reference Range
Liquid Based Pap
30 Days
Pap: Negative for Intraepithelial Lesion. HPV, CT, NG: Not Detected.

Specimen Requirements

Specimen Type: Pap
Container: Liquid-Based Pap Vial
Temperature: Ambient

Method

Liquid Based Cytology with Image guided screening, Roche for HPV, GenProbe for CT/NG

Schedule

Mon-Fri

Turn-Around Time

24-48 hrs

Instructions/Notes

Cervical sample from the junction of the ectocervix and the endocervix (transition zone) in Surepath Liquid-Based Pap Test Preservative fluid OR Thinprep Pap Test PreservCyt fluid.

Clinical Utility

To screen for cervical cancer, for certain vaginal or uterine infections and certain types of Human Papilloma Virus that are associated with cervical cancer.

CPT Codes

87491, 87591, 88175

Related Materials

Connect With Us!

© 2014 Pathology, Inc.