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2457: Hepatitis B Core Antibody, IgM Print View
Hepatitis B Core Antibody IgM IA  Nonreactive   

PRIMARY
1 Serum 1 (0.5) mL   Refrigerated - 14 Day(s)/Frozen - 21 Day(s)/Room Temperature - 7 Day(s)  
ALTERNATE
  Plasma EDTA 1 (0.5) mL   Room Temperature - 7 Day(s)/Refrigerated - 14 Day(s)/Frozen - 21 Day(s)  

Hepatitis B core-specific IgM class antibody has been detected in most acute infections and is a reliable marker for acute disease. In some cases, Hepatitis B core IgM antibody may be the only specific marker for the diagnosis of acute infection with Hepatitis B virus.
Setup Schedule
Tuesday-Saturday

Reported (Analytical Time)
Next day

CPT Code
86705

The CPT codes provided are based on AMA guidelines and are for informational purposes only. CPT coding is the sole responsibility of the billing party. Please direct any questions regarding coding to the payer being billed.

Notes
Transport Temperature: Room temperature Reject Criteria: Gross hemolysis; Grossly lipemic






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