Hepatitis B Virus e Antibody

CERNER / EPIC MNEMONIC: HBE AB
POE DESCRIPTION: HEPATITIS B E ANTIBODY; HEP B E AB; HBE AB
CPT CODE: 86707-90
TEST INFORMATION:

http://questdiagnostics.com/hcp/qtim/testMenuSearch.do

TURNAROUND TIME: 5-7 working days
CONTAINER TYPE:

SST TM tube or Red top Vacutainer® tube

SPECIMEN REQUIREMENTS:

2 mL blood (1 mL serum)

REJECTION CRITERIA: Gross hemolysis, hyperlipemia
MINIMUM VOLUME:

1.0 mL blood (0.2 mL serum)

REFERENCE RANGE: See Quest Diagnostics - Search Test Code - 556
TEST SYNONYM(S):Anti-HBe