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Hepatitis B Surface Antigen with Reflex Confirmation

$71.00 $48.00
Surface antigen usually appears in the serum after an incubation period of 1 to 6 months following exposure to Hepatitis B virus and peaks shortly after onset of symptoms. It typically disappears within 1 to 3 months. Persistence of Hepatitis B surface antigen for greater than 6 months is a prognostic indicator of chronic Hepatitis B infection.
  • Tests Included:

  • Est. 2 days Turnaround

  • Specimen type:

Hepatitis B Surface Antigen with Reflex Confirmation
  • Test Code: 498
  • CPT Code: 87340
  • Alternate Name: Australian Antigen,HBsAg,Auszyme
  • Test Instructions : None Required
  • Fasting: No
  • Methodology: Immunoassay (IA)
  • Results In: 2

    Note: Turn around times on results are an estimate and are not guaranteed. The lab may need additional time due to holidays, confirmation/repeat testing, etc. You can contact us to discuss when your results should be ready and we will contact the lab on your behalf immediately.

This test can show the earliest indicator of the presence of Hepatitis B surface antigen
  • Step 1

    Order
    Your Tests

    Doctor’s order provided & Same Day Testing.

  • Step 2

    Go to
    Local Lab

    Your specimen will be collected for you at a local testing center.

  • Step 3

    Get
    Results

    Results sent electronically in 2-3 days* More complex tests take longer.

  • Step 4

    Make
    Better Decisions

    Use your lab results to help make better health decisions. Knowledge is nothing if it isn’t used.

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