Laboratory Test Information Guide

Details for Hepatitis B Diagnostic Panel

Test Name: Hepatitis B Diagnostic Panel
Alternate Name(s):  
Laboratory: Core/Microbiology
Specimen Type: Adult:
5 mL Gold top Vacutainer tube
Pediatric:
0-2 yrs: Gold 0.5pk.
2-10 yrs: 2 mL Gold top
Collection Information: Collect blood aseptically in a Vacutainer tube.
Requisition: GENERAL LABORATORY REQUISITION
Test Schedule: Monday - Friday
0800 - 1600 h
Turnaround time from when specimen
is received in testing laboratory:
 
Routine
24 hours
Stat
 
 
Reference Range:  
Effective Date:  
Revised Date: 2015-03-23
Critical Value:  
Interpretive Comments: Panel includes Hepatitis B surface antigen, Hepatitis B surface antibody, Hepatitis B core antibody (IgG and IgM)
Special Processing:  
Comments: If test is ordered at UH, testing will be performed at UH Core Lab. If test is ordered at VH, then testing will be performed in Microbiology (VH).
Method of Analysis: Chemiluminescent Microparticle Immunoassay (CMIA)
Critical Information Required:  
Storage & Shipment:  
System Codes: 
Cerner
HPBPANEL
 
Referred To:  

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