Hepatitis B Surface Antigen, Serum
NY State Approved Indicates the status of NY State approval and if the test is orderable for NY State clients.
Diagnosis of acute, recent, or chronic hepatitis B infection
Determination of chronic hepatitis B infection status
Reflex Tests Lists test(s) that may or may not be performed, at an additional charge, depending on the result and interpretation of the initial test(s)
|Test ID||Reporting Name||Available Separately||Always Performed|
|HBGNT||HBs Antigen Confirmation, S||No||No|
Testing Algorithm Delineates situation(s) when tests are added to the initial order. This includes reflex and additional tests.
If hepatitis B surface antigen (HBsAg) screen is reactive with S/CO ratio in the range of 1.00 to 50.0, then HBsAg confirmation will be performed at an additional charge.
The following algorithms are available in Special Instructions:
-HBV Infection-Diagnostic Approach and Management Algorithm
-HBV Infection-Monitoring Before and After Liver Transplantation
Special Instructions and Forms Describes specimen collection and preparation information, test algorithms, and other information pertinent to test. Also includes pertinent information and consent forms to be used when requesting a particular test
Reporting Name A shorter/abbreviated version of the Published Name for a test; an abbreviated test name
Hepatitis B Surface Antigen
Hepatitis Bs Ag