Acute Viral Hepatitis Panel (View in report form.)
CERNER / EPIC MNEMONIC:
80074; 87341 (HBS AG positives only)
The panel includes the following tests: Hepatitis A virus IgM antibody (HAVAB IGM). Hepatitis B core IgM antibody (HBC IGM), Hepatitis B virus surface antigen (HBS AG), and Hepatitis C virus antibody (HCV AB).
Monday-Saturday; however, individual tests performed on the following days: HAVAB IGM and HBC IGM - Monday, Wednesday, and Friday; HBS AG and HCV AB - Sunday-Friday.
Use to screen for HBS AG; detect carrier state. Screen for HBS AB; determine previous Hepatitis B infection and acquired immunity to Hepatitis B virus. Screen for acute Hepatitis B infection, recovery from Hepatitis B infection, or chronic Hepatitis B virus hepatitis. Differentiate diagnosis of acute hepatitis. Click here for more information about viral hepatitis.