|Alternate:||B-Core Antibody; Core IgG Hepatitis B|
|Includes:||An enzyme immunoassay that detects the presence of IgG and 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 IgG and IgM antibodies to Hepatitis B core antigen.|
|Limitations:||A negative result does not rule out a Hepatitis B 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.