Laboratory Test Information Guide

Details for Prenatal Care Set -(including Hep. B surface antigen, Rubella, Syphilis, HIV)

Test Name: Prenatal Care Set -(including Hep. B surface antigen, Rubella, Syphilis, HIV)
Alternate Name(s):  
Laboratory: Microbiology (VH)
Specimen Type: 5 mL Gold or 6 mL Red top Vacutainer tube
Collection Information: Collect blood aseptically in a Vacutainer tube.
Requisition: PRENATAL SCREENING REQUISITION
Test Schedule: Referred out weekdays to Public Health Laboratory
Turnaround time from when specimen
is received in testing laboratory:
 
Routine
14 days
Stat
 
 
Reference Range: See report
Effective Date: 2009-02-22
Revised Date: 2019-02-20
Critical Value:  
Interpretive Comments: Positive antibody results should be correlated with clinical findings.
Special Processing:  
Comments:  
Method of Analysis: Please refer to specific tests in the Lab Test Information Guide
Critical Information Required:  
Storage & Shipment: The specimen must be refrigerated.

The specimen must be received in Microbiology within 24 hours of collection.
System Codes: 
Cerner
PRENATAL
 
Referred To: Public Health Laboratory

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