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ID:949 Hepatitis B core antibody (IgM)
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DescriptionHelps determining if an acute Hepatitis B infection is present in which case the IgM anti-HBcAb is in most cases positive in jaundiced patients.
Indication
Additional Info
Concurrent Testsna
Dietary Requirementsna
Interpretation

DepartmentVirology
SampleSerum
TubeSerum Gel Tube
Tube Picture
Collection Conditions
Min. Vol5 mL
Freq.

Ref. Range (Male)
Ref. Range (Female)
Ref. Range (Paed)
Ref. Range Notes
Units - Not Defined -
IP Acute TAT10 days
IP Routine TAT10 days
GP Acute TAT10 days
GP Routine TAT10 days
Turnround CommentResults may be available considerably earlier than stated turnaround time.

Originally edited by : D Bennett. Review due on 04/07/2017 11:13:11. Published By on 04/07/2016 11:13:11.