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Test Code HAIGG Hepatitis A IgG Antibody, Serum

Additional Codes

ALAB: YHAIGG

PowerChart: Hepatitis A Antibody IgG

Cerner: Hepatitis A IgG Antibody, Serum


Necessary Information


Date of collection is required.



Specimen Required


Collection Container/Tube:

Preferred: Serum gel

Acceptable: Red top

Submission Container/Tube: Plastic vial

Specimen Volume: 1 mL

Collection Instructions:

1. Centrifuge blood collection tube per collection tube manufacturer's instructions (eg, centrifuge and aliquot within 2 hours of collection for BD Vacutainer tubes).

2. Aliquot serum into plastic vial.


Secondary ID

48051

Useful For

Detection of previous exposure or immunity to hepatitis A infection

Special Instructions

Method Name

Chemiluminescent Microparticle Immunoassay (CMIA)

Reporting Name

Hepatitis A IgG Ab, S

Specimen Type

Serum

Specimen Minimum Volume

0.4 mL

Specimen Stability Information

Specimen Type Temperature Time Special Container
Serum Refrigerated (preferred) 8 days
  Ambient  4 days

Reject Due To

Gross hemolysis Reject
Gross lipemia Reject
Gross icterus Reject

Reference Values

Unvaccinated: Negative

Vaccinated: Positive

See Viral Hepatitis Serologic Profiles.

Day(s) Performed

Monday through Saturday

Report Available

1 to 2 days

Performing Laboratory

Mayo Clinic Laboratories in Rochester

Test Classification

This test has been cleared, approved, or is exempt by the US Food and Drug Administration and is used per manufacturer's instructions. Performance characteristics were verified by Mayo Clinic in a manner consistent with CLIA requirements.

CPT Code Information

86708

LOINC Code Information

Test ID Test Order Name Order LOINC Value
HAIGG Hepatitis A IgG Ab, S 40724-7

 

Result ID Test Result Name Result LOINC Value
HAIGG Hepatitis A IgG Ab, S 40724-7

Forms

If not ordering electronically, complete, print, and send 1 of the following forms with the specimen:

-General Request (T239)

-Gastroenterology and Hepatology Client Test Request (T728)

-Infectious Disease Serology Test Request (T916)