Test Catalog

Test ID: HIVDI    
HIV-1 and HIV-2 Antibody Confirmation and Differentiation, Serum

Useful For Suggests clinical disorders or settings where the test may be helpful

Confirmation and differentiation of HIV-1 and HIV-2 antibodies in serum specimens that show reactive results with third- (HIV-1/-2 antibody only) and fourth- (HIV antigen and antibody) generation HIV serologic assays

Testing Algorithm Delineates situations when tests are added to the initial order. This includes reflex and additional tests.

Only orderable as a reflex. For more information see:

HV1CD / HIV-1 and HIV-2 Antibodies for Cadaveric or Hemolyzed Specimens, Serum

HV1CM / HIV-1 and HIV-2 Antibody Screen for Hemolyzed Specimens, Serum

 

This HIV-1 and HIV-2 antibody confirmation and differentiation test begins with Geenius HIV-1/2 Supplemental Assay (Bio-Rad Laboratories).

 

For explanation of testing algorithm involving this assay, see HIV Testing Algorithm (Fourth Generation Screening Assay) including Follow-up of Reactive HIV Rapid Serologic Test Results in Special Instructions.

Special Instructions Library of PDFs including pertinent information and forms related to the test

Method Name A short description of the method used to perform the test

Only orderable as a reflex. For more information see:

HV1CD / HIV-1 and HIV-2 Antibodies for Cadaveric or Hemolyzed Specimens, Serum

HV1CM / HIV-1 and HIV-2 Antibody Screen for Hemolyzed Specimens, Serum

 

Rapid Immunochromatographic Assay

NY State Available Indicates the status of NY State approval and if the test is orderable for NY State clients.

Yes

Reporting Name Lists a shorter or abbreviated version of the Published Name for a test

HIV Ab Confirm / Differentiation, S

Aliases Lists additional common names for a test, as an aid in searching

Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndrome (AIDS)
Anti-HIV
Anti-HIV-1/-2
Anti-HIV-1/-2 Differentiation
HIV Types 1 and 2 Antibodies
HIV-1/-2
HIV-1/-2 Ab
HIV-1/-2 Antibodies
HIV-1/-2 Antibody Differentiation
HIV Antibody Differentiation
Human Immunodeficiency Virus (HIV)