Days Set Up
Monday - Saturday
Analytic Time

1 - 4 days

MiChart Code
Human T-Cell Lymphotropic Virus I/II
Soft Order Code
HTLVI

Test Updated:

Synonyms

AHTL-1
AHTLI
HTLV1
HTLVI
HTLV-I
HTLV-I/II
Human T-Cell Lymphotropic Ab
Human T-Cell Lymphotropic Type I
AHTL-1
AHTLI
HTLV1
HTLVI
HTLV-I
Human T-Cell Lymphotropic Ab
Human T-Cell Lymphotropic Type I
HTLV I/II ANTIBODY, SERUM
HTLV-I/II Ab, Confirm Line, S
HTLV BANDS
HTLV CL
HTLV DISC
HTLVLIA
HTLV-I/II Bands
HTLV-I/II Ab, Confirm Line
HTLV-I/II Discrimination

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Test Overview

Test Methodology

Enzyme Immunoassay (EIA)

Test Usage

Demonstration of asymptomatic infection with HTLV-I or HTLV-II. Positive in adult T-cell leukemia (ATL) and tropical spastic paraparesis (TSP) or HTLV-I associated myelopathy (HAM).

Reference Range

Negative (reported as Negative or Reactive)

* Reference ranges may change over time. Please refer to the original patient report when evaluating results.

Specimen Requirements

Offsite Collection Instructions

Collect specimen in a red top or SST tube. Centrifuge, aliquot serum into a plastic vial and freeze. Heat treated samples and samples containing precipitate are unacceptable.

Yellow Top Tube
Normal Volume
1.5 mL serum
Minimum Volume
1 mL serum

Billing Information

CPT Code
86687
Pro Fee Code
 
Insurance Auth Info
 
LOINC
Z371-5

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As the reference laboratory division of Michigan Medicine's Department of Pathology, MLabs shares the institution's commitment to applying established quality principles to clinical laboratory testing. Like other large organizations in complex, consequential fields, we rely on an established approach to monitor quality throughout the testing process.