Hepatitis B Surface Antigen (Anti-HBs)
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Information

Hepatitis B Surface Antibody, Qualitative.This test can be used to evaluate the need for hepatitis B immune globulin after needlestick injury, to evaluate the need for hepatitis B vaccine and to follow immune status after hepatitis B vaccination.

Synonyms: HBsAg, Anti-HBs, Antibody to Hepatitis B Surface Antigen, HBV.

Methodology
Enzyme Immunoassay
Specimen Required

SST, Serum. Volume 1 (0.5) mL. Stability: Ambient – 14 Days, Refrigerated – 31 Days, Frozen – 2 Months

CPT Code(s)
86740