Laboratory Test Information Guide

Details for Hepatitis D Antibody

Test Name: Hepatitis D Antibody
Alternate Name(s):  
Laboratory: Core (UH)
Specimen Type: Adult:
5 mL Gold top Vacutainer tube

Pediatric:
0-2 years: 0.5 mL Gold top Microtainer
2-10 years: 2 mL Gold top tube
Collection Information: Collect blood aseptically in a Vacutainer tube.
Requisition: GENERAL LABORATORY REQUISITION
Test Schedule: Referred out Monday-Friday between 0800-1600 to Public Health Laboratory
Turnaround time from when specimen
is received in testing laboratory:
 
Routine
30 days
Stat
 
 
Reference Range: See report
Effective Date:  
Revised Date: 2020-04-15
Critical Value:  
Interpretive Comments:  
Special Processing: Specimen will only be processed if Hepatitis B surface antigen is positive.
Comments:  
Method of Analysis:  
Critical Information Required:  
Storage & Shipment:  
System Codes: 
Cerner
HpDAb
 
Referred To: Public Health Laboratory, Toronto.

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