Laboratory Test Detail

Last Updated: January 19, 2019 @ 10:13 am

91251

Hepatitis Delta Antibody

Specimen:Collect:
  • One SST

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

Also Acceptable:
  • 1 mL (Min:0.5 mL) Plasma . Submit Frozen. Submit in a Standard Transport Tube.
Special Handling:
  • Avoid Repeated Freeze/Thaw Cycles
  • Separate aliquot required for each frozen test ordered
  • Separate from cells ASAP
Rejection Criteria:
  • Bacterially Contaminated Samples
  • Grossly Hemolyzed Samples
  • Lipemic Samples
  • Specimen submitted at room temperature
Stability:Ambient: Unacceptable; Refrigerated: 5 Day(s); Frozen: 24 Month(s); Incubated: Unacceptable
Methodology:
  • Qualitative Enzyme Immunoassay
Performed:Monday, Wednesday, Friday
Reported:2-6 Day(s)
CPT Codes:
  • 86692
Components:
  • 91251 - HEP DELTA AB
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