Laboratory Test Detail

Last Updated: January 22, 2019 @ 10:13 am

91124

Hepatitis Be Antigen

Specimen:Collect:
  • One SST

Also Acceptable:
  • One Lavender (EDTA)
  • One Red Top
Submit:
  • 1 mL (Min:0.5 mL) Serum . Submit Refrigerated. Submit in a Standard Transport Tube.

Also Acceptable:
  • 1 mL (Min:0.5 mL) Plasma . Submit Refrigerated. Submit in a Standard Transport Tube.
Special Handling:
  • Separate from cells within 2 hours of collection
Rejection Criteria:
  • Grossly Hemolyzed Samples
  • Grossly Lipemic Samples
  • Specimens containing particulate material, or collected in citrate-based anticoagulant.
Stability:Ambient: 24 Hour(s); Refrigerated: 1 Week(s); Frozen: 24 Month(s); Incubated: Unacceptable
Methodology:
  • Qualitative Enzyme Immunoassay
Performed:Sun-Sat
Reported:2-3 Day(s)
CPT Codes:
  • 87350
Components:
  • 91124 - HEPATITIS Be Ag
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