|Alternate:||B-core IgM; Core-IgM|
|Includes:||An enzyme immunoassay that detects the presence of IgM antibodies to Hepatitis B core antigen|
|Available:||Test batched and performed twice per week, depending on volume|
|Container:||Red top tube|
|Uses:||Detects the presence of IgM antibodies to Hepatitis B core antigen|
|Limitations:||A negative result does not rule out a Hepatitis B infection|
|Method:||Enzyme Immunoassay (EIA)|
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