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Hepatitis B virus panel

Lab Section: 

Virology

 

Lab Location: 

Main Lab

Test ID: 

LAB3061

 

Synonyms: 

HBV serology panel

Methodology: 

Chemiluminescence Immunoassay

Schedule: 

Daily, Mon-Sun

Reported: 

2 hours-1 day for routine orders

Specimen Requirements: 

Collection: 3.0 mL Blood in a Gold Top Tube.
Lavender Top Tube also acceptable.
Pediatric volume: 2.0 mL

 

Notes: 

Includes HBsAg, Anti-HBc total, and Anti-HBs.

Reflex Criteria: Anti-HBc IgM, HBeAg, and Anti-HBe are added if HBsAg is positive. Anti-HBc IgM is added if Anti-HBc total is positive in absence of Anti-HBs.

 

 

                                CPT Code(s): 

87340, 86704, 86706

Last Changed: 

8/22/2017 12:05:54 PM

Last Reviewed: 

8/22/2017 12:05:54 PM