HEPATITIS DELTA VIRUS IgM ANTIBODY

Test Documentation
Specimen Required
Draw blood in a SST. Centrifuge, separate and send 1.0 mL serum (0.5 mL minimum) refrigerated in a screw-capped plastic vial.

Alternate Specimen
Serum: Red-top

Methodology
Enzyme Immunoassay

Stability
Room Temperature: 7 days; Refrigerated: 14 days; Frozen: 14 days

Reference Range
Negative

Performed
Monday, Thursday

Turnaround Time5-7 days
Test CodeHDBMA
CPT-4 Code (s)
86692
LOINC Codes
44938-9

Warde
Medical
Laboratory