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This is a sendout test. Please note that turnaround time is defined as the anticipated time from set up day to results release.
S51511: Hepatitis E Antibody (IgG) [20171] Print View
HEV IgG ELISA     

PRIMARY
1 Serum Red Top 0.5 (0.1) mL   Frozen - 30 Day(s)/Refrigerated - 14 Day(s)/Room Temperature - 7 Day(s)  
ALTERNATE

Hepatitis E virus (HEV) is the major etiologic agent of enterically transmitted non-A, non-B hepatitis worldwide and has a high case-fatality rate in pregnant women. Both IgM and IgG antibody to HEV (anti-HEV) are produced following infection. The titer of IgM anti-HEV declines rapidly during early convalescence; IgG anti-HEV persists and appears to provide at least short-term protection against disease.
Setup Schedule
Tuesday, Friday

Reported (Analytical Time)
Same day

CPT Code
86790

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.






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