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HEPATITIS B SURFACE ANTIBODY (QUAL/IMMUNITY)

Alternative Name:

HBsAB;Hepatitis B Surface Antibody

Clinical Utility:

Positive HBsAb is an indication that the patient rec’d immunization and developed antibody to protect them against the virus

Container:

1 mL SST Tube

Collection Instructions:

Fill tube, invert gently 5 times, label with patient name, let stand for minimum of 30 minutes, maximum of 1 hr, spin for 10-15 minutes

Storage Instruction:

Refrigerate

Turnaround Time:

1 days

CPT Code:

86706 (1)