HPV 16 18/45 Genotyping, Reflex
human papillomavirus, high risk, HPV, typing
Cervical/endocervical collection, vaginal collection
SurePath or ThinPrep collection vial
Complete the Incyte Diagnostics requisition with the patient's demographics and relevant clinical history. Label specimen container with the patient's full first and last name, second unique identifier, and specimen source/site.
Improper or inadequate patient identification, improper fixative
Excess blood/inflammation/lubricant, scant cellularity
Aptima nucleic acid amplification
Monday, Wednesday, & Friday
21 days from specimen submission
TPAPVG - Pap w/HPV (regardless) and reflex 16/18 if HPV+
TPAPVGN - Pap w/HPV (regardless) and reflex 16/18 if Pap – and HPV+
ANALHCYTG - Anal cytology with HPV and reflex 16/18
Testing performed only on positive HPV results.
*The listed CPT codes are for reference use only. Final coding is based on CPT guidelines and individual circumstances.