|Includes:||Hepatitis B Surface Antigen, Hepatitis B Core IgM, Hepatitis A IgM, Hepatitis C Antibody.|
|Available:||Test batched and performed twice per week, depending on volume|
|Turnaround:||1 - 6 days|
|Container:||Red top tube|
|Uses:||Aids in the diagnosis of acute hepatitis.|
|Limitations:||Presently available methods are not sensitive enough to detect all possible cases of hepatitis. A test result that is negative does not exclude the possibility of a hepatitis infection.|
|Method:||Enzyme Immunoassay (EIA)|
Finding the latest trusted child health and safety information doesn't have to be hard. Pediatric Link, Dayton Children's e-newsletter offers timely and up-to-date information for health care professionals from the experts you trust at Dayton Children's.