What is an HIV-1 RNA Test?
The HIV-1 RNA test is a blood test that is considered an early detection test for HIV-1.
Why is an HIV-1 RNA Test important?
The HIV-1 RNA test can detect HIV-1 as early as 6 days after an infection. It is useful as an early detection test for people concerned about an HIV exposure.
What type of specimen will I submit?
This HIV-1 RNA Test is a blood test.
Do I need to fast to take this test?
Fasting is not necessary.
How long does it take to get test results?
It typically takes 4 business days or less.