4237 Hepatitis B Surface Antibody

Specimen Type Specimen Stability Reference Range
Serum 7 Days 2 - 8° C Non-Reactive

Specimen Requirements

Specimen Type: Serum
Container: 1 Serum Separator Tube (SST)
Temperature: Refrigerated
Preferred Vol: 1.00 mL
Min Vol: 0.50 mL

Method

Immunochemiluminometric (ICMA)

Schedule

Mon-Fri

Turn-Around Time

24hrs

Instructions/Notes

Clinical Utility

The detection of anti-HBs is indicative of a prior immunologic exposure to the antigen or vaccine.

CPT Codes

86706

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