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HIV 1/2 AB/AG
Lab code: HIVBG
 
Test Synonyms:
HIV 1/2 AB/AG
 
Lab:
Core Lab
Inpatient Req:
Core Inpatient (#85301)  
Outpatient Req:
Clinical Labs (#83608)  
Specimen:
Gold 5 ml
No signatures are required unless the order is due to a staff occupational exposure. If staff exposure, order Rapid HIV using HIV Screening Requisition 11693.
Result Time:
1-3 days   Cost: $
Reference Interval:
 
Important Information:
The HIV 1/2 AB/AG test detects antibodies to HIV 1/2 as well as the HIV1 p24 antigen. This test replaces the HIV 1/2 antibody assay.