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Hepatitis B surface antibody

Lab Section: 

Virology

 

Lab Location: 

Main Lab

Test ID: 

LAB472

 

Synonyms: 

Anti-HBs

Methodology: 

Chemiluminescence Immunoassay

Schedule: 

Daily, Mon-Sun

Reported: 

4 hours - 1 day for routine orders

Specimen Requirements: 

Collection: 2.0 mL Blood in a Gold Top Tube.
Pediatric volume: 1.0 mL.

 

Notes: 

Values > or = 12 IU/ml indicate immunity to HBV infection. Linearity 8 - 1,000 IU/ml

CPT Code: 

86706

Last Changed: 

8/22/2017 9:41:54 AM

Last Reviewed: 

8/22/2017 9:42:00 AM