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Hepatitis B Virus (HBV) by Quantitative NAAT with Reflex to HBV Genotype by Sequencing
3000866
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Detect and quantify hepatitis B virus. Determine antiviral drug resistance.

Mnemonic
HBV QNT GR
Methodology
Quantitative Transcription-Mediated Amplification/Sequencing
Performed
Sun-Sat
Reported
2-14 days
New York DOH Approval Status
This test is New York DOH approved.
Submit With Order
ARUP Consult®
Disease Topics
Specimen Required
Patient Preparation
 
Collect
Lavender (EDTA), Pink (K2EDTA), Plasma Preparation Tube (PPT), or Serum Separator Tube (SST). 
Specimen Preparation
Separate from cells within 24 hours. Transfer 3.5 mL serum or plasma to an ARUP Standard Transport Tube. (Min: 1.5 mL) 
Storage/Transport Temperature
Frozen. 
Unacceptable Conditions
Heparinized specimens. 
Remarks
 
Stability
After separation from cells: Ambient: Unacceptable; Refrigerated: 5 days; Frozen: 6 weeks 
Reference Interval
Available Separately
Components
Reference Interval
3000863Hepatitis B Virus (HBV) by Quantitative NAATNot detected
2001567Hepatitis B Virus Genotype by SequencingNone

Interpretive Data
Refer to report.

Note
If Hepatitis B Virus by Quantitative NAAT result is greater than or equal to 3.00 log IU/mL (1000 IU/mL), then Hepatitis B Virus Genotype by Sequencing will be added. Additional charges apply.
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CPT Code(s)
Components
Component Test Code*Component Chart NameLOINC
3000864HBV Qnt by NAAT (IU/mL)42595-9
3000865HBV Qnt by NAAT (log IU/mL)48398-2
3000969HBV Qnt by NAAT Interp29610-3
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Aliases
  • HBV Quant PCR
  • HBV quantitative
  • HBV Viral Load
  • Hep B DNA
  • Nucleic Acid Amplification Test (NAAT)
  • Viral load monitoring