Veripath Test Directory

Epic Test Name PAP SMEAR THIN PREP + HPV
Components
Synonyms
Description For pap smear specimens
Specimen Requirements 
Container PreservCyt vial
Specimen Type Endocervical, cervical or vaginal pap smears
Preferred Collection Volume 20 mL
Minimum Collection Volume 20 mL
Collection Instructions See link below
Specimen Handling
Rejection Criteria Samples not collected in PreservCyt, inadequate requisition and/or label information, unlabeled specimens, specimens with questionable integrity
Methodology
Reference Range
CPT Code(s)
Department Cytology
Contact Information Ph: 214-633-6446
Turn Around Time2-5 business days from receive date
Performed Monday - Friday
Performed by Cytology
Link http://www.thinprep.com/hcp/specimen_collection.html
Notes
Updated/Reviewed 12/20/2016


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