HEPATITIS B CONFIRMATORY ASSAY

Synonyms:
Computer Code: BCONF
Specimen Collection: 3 mL whole blood (gold top preferred; red top acceptable)
Minimum Volume: 2 mL
Handling Instructions for Offsite Areas: Allow to clot, centrifuge for 20 minutes, refrigerate.
Reference Values: Negative
Lab Code: SI
Requisition: HEP/ VIRUS
Test Frequency: As needed
Routine TAT: 2-3 days
Stat TAT: N/A
CPT Code(s): 87341
LCD or NCD:
Methodology Used:
See Addendum XVII