PAP WITH HPV
- PAP WITH HPV
- Start Date
- Expiration Date
- HPV, High Risk HPV DNA Probe
- CPT Codes
- Reference Test
Thin Prep (White Cap) collection kit -- Rinse the Cytobrush thoroughly in the solution and then discard the Cytobrush. A Digene swab test kit must also be submitted for the HPV testing.
Surepath (Blue Cap) collection kit -- Cytobrush must remain in the solution
Submit entire vial
- Transport Info
- Fasting Required?
- Patient Instructions
No douches 48-72 hours prior to test
Avoid collection of specimens during menstruation, periods of active bleeding, or inflammatory episodes
DO NOT USE LUBRICANT ON THE SPECULUM
Speculum may be run under water to ease insertion
- Reference Range
Within normal limits (WNL)
Microscopic Analysis/Digene Hybrid Capture 2 DNA Assay
The Pap Test is used preventively to screen for gynecologic cancer or other conditions that precede cancer, such as dysplasia. It aids in establishing the diagnosis of primary or metastatic neoplasms; intraepithelial lesions (dysplasia); human papillomavirus (HPV); and inflammatory agents (herpes virus, fungi, Trichomonas vaginalis, Actinomyces, Candida, bacteria).