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Needlestick panel without HIV testing

Lab Section: 

Virology

 

Lab Location: 

Main Lab

Test ID: 

LAB3283

 

Synonyms: 

Needlestick Panel, Hepatitis Viruses

Methodology: 

Chemiluminescence Immunoassay

Schedule: 

Daily

Reported: 

1 -18 hours

Specimen Requirements: 

Collection: 3.0 mL Blood in a Gold Top Tube.
Lavender Top Tube also acceptable.
Pediatric volume: 1.5 mL.

 

Notes: 

Includes HBsAg, anti-HBc Total, and Hepatitis C antibody.

Reflex Criteria: See individual markers for reflex testing.

HIV testing requires patient consent by CT State Law. If source patient refuses, contact Occupational Health Service for assistance. Panel includes Hepatitis B virus panel and HCV antibody.

CPT Code(s): 

87340, 86704, 86803

Last Changed: 

8/22/2017 12:56:13 PM

Last Reviewed: 

8/22/2017 12:56:21 PM