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HBEAB / HEAB-M
HEPATITIS BE ANTIBODY (ANTI-HBE), SERUM

Test Code HBEAB / HEAB-M 
Test HEPATITIS Be ANTIBODY (ANTI-HBe), SERUM 
Methodology Enzyme Immunoassay (EIA) 
Description Useful for aiding in the diagnosis and monitoring of patients infected with hepatitis B virus; establishing resolution of hepatitis B infection with seroconversion of HBe antigen to anti-HBe. 
Specimen Draw blood in a serum gel tube(s). Spin down and send 1.0 mL (minimum: 0.5 mL) of serum frozen in plastic vial. 
Reference Values Negative (reported as positive, negative, or equivocal)

See "Hepatitis Serological Profile Interpretation Guide". 

Analytic Time 2 Days 
Day(s) Test Set Up Sunday through Friday 
CPT Code(s) 86707  

Special Instructions