Geisinger Medical Laboratories/Geisinger Proven Diagnostics Test Catalog

Order Display Name: Geisinger Epic Procedure Code Or ID CPT Code:  

ACUTE HEPATITIS PANEL

ORDERING INFORMATION:
Geisinger Epic Procedure Code: LAB1516         Geisinger Epic ID: 18819

SPECIMEN COLLECTION
Specimen type:
Serum
Preferred collection container:
Alternate Collection Container:
Gold-top (serum separator) microcollection tube
6 mL red-top (plain, non-serum separator) tube
Specimen required:
2 mL aliquot serum; minimum 1 mL
Special notes:
Either serum separator tube (SST) or plain red-top tube acceptable. If collecting specimen in microcollection tubes, collect 5 FULL serum separator microcollection tubes.

SPECIMEN PROCESSING
Specimen processing instructions:
Allow serum to clot. Centrifuge to separate serum. 
Transport temperature:
Refrigerated.
Specimen stability:
Refrigerated 5 days. Frozen: 3 months.
Rejection criteria:
Hemolysis, lipemia, severe icteremia, stability exceeded. Add-ons available only to unopened tube.

TEST DETAILS
Reference interval:
Negative.
CPT code(s):
80074
Note: The billing party has sole responsibility for CPT coding.  Any questions regarding coding should be directed to the payer being billed.  The CPT codes provided by GML are based on AMA guidelines and are for informational purposes only.
Test includes:
Qualitative detection of hepatitis B virus surface antigen, IgM antibodies to hepatitis B core antigen, IgM antibodies to hepatitis A virus and IgG antibodies to hepatitis C virus.
Methodology:
Electrochemiluminescence Immunoassay
Synonyms:
AHP
Clinical significance:
See individual test member.
Doctoral Director(s:)
Hoi-Ying Elsie Yu, PhD, DABCC
Sheng-Ying (Margaret) Lo, PhD, DABCC    
Review Date: 12/24/2020

Performing Locations

Geisinger Medical Center

Performing laboratory: Automated Chemistry
Technical Lead: Mariana Moyer, Jared Shepherd
Frequency: Daily
Performed stat? No
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