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ID:503 Hepatitis B serology (General request)
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DescriptionWe routinely test for Hepatitis B suface antigen (HBsAg) only. To check for a past infection with Hepatitis B please request Hepatitis B core IgG antibody. If you would like to check the response to vaccination with HBV vaccine please request Hepatitis B surface antigen antibody (anti-HBsAg). Thank you for your cooperation. See individual Hepatitis B serology tests for turnaround times.
Indication
Additional Info
Concurrent Testsna
Dietary Requirementsna
Interpretation

DepartmentVirology
SampleSerum
TubeSerum Gel Tube
Tube Picture
Collection Conditions
Min. Vol250Ál fluid minimum
Freq.

Ref. Range (Male)
Ref. Range (Female)
Ref. Range (Paed)
Ref. Range Notes
Units - Not Defined -
IP Acute TAT4 days
IP Routine TAT4 days
GP Acute TAT4 days
GP Routine TAT4 days
Turnround CommentResults may be available considerably earlier than stated turnaround time.

Originally edited by : D Bennett. Review due on 07/07/2018 10:57:57. Published By K Roberts on 07/07/2017 10:57:57.