Hepatitis A Virus Panel
0020597
 
Ordering Recommendation
Panel is not recommended to diagnose acute hepatitis A virus infection or for assessing immunity. Order hepatitis A virus IgM antibody (0020093) to diagnose acute infection. Order HAV total (0020591) for assessing immunity.
Mnemonic
HEP A PAN
Methodology
Qualitative Chemiluminescent Immunoassay
Performed
Sun-Sat
Reported
Within 24 hours
New York DOH Approval Status
This test is New York DOH approved.
Specimen Required
Patient Preparation
Refer to individual components.  
Collect
Serum separator tube. Also acceptable: Lavender (EDTA) or pink (K2EDTA).  
Specimen Preparation
Separate serum or plasma from cells ASAP or within 2 hours of collection. Transfer 1 mL serum or plasma to an ARUP Standard Transport Tube. (Min: 0.5 mL)  
Storage/Transport Temperature
Refrigerated.  
Unacceptable Conditions
Specimens containing particulate material. Severely hemolyzed or lipemic specimens. Heat-inactivated specimens. Specimens collected in citrate-based anticoagulant.  
Remarks
 
Stability
After separation from cells: Ambient: Unacceptable; Refrigerated: 1 week; Frozen: Indefinitely (avoid repeated freeze/thaw cycles)  
Reference Interval
Test Number Components Reference Interval
0020591Hepatitis A Virus Antibodies (Total) Negative
0020093Hepatitis A Virus Antibody, IgM Negative
Interpretive Data
Note
CPT Code(s)
86708; 86709
Components
Component Test Code*Component Chart Name
0020093Hepatitis A Antibody, IgM
0020519Hepatitis A Panel Interpretation
0020591Hepatitis A Antibodies, Total
* Component test codes cannot be used to order tests. The information provided here is not sufficient for interface builds; for a complete test mix, contact interface support at interface.support@aruplab.com.
Cross References
  • HAV Ab IgG
  • HAV Ab IgM
  • HAV Ab total
  • Hepatitis A Antibodies, Total
  • Hepatitis A Antibody, IgM