Hepatitis E Antibody, IgM
0098656
 
Ordering Recommendation
Mnemonic
HEP E IGM
Methodology
Qualitative Enzyme-Linked Immunosorbent Assay
Performed
Varies
Reported
3-12 days
New York DOH Approval Status
This test is New York DOH approved.
Specimen Required
Patient Preparation
 
Collect
Collect: Plain red. Also acceptable: Serum separator tube (SST).  
Specimen Preparation
Transfer 0.5 mL serum to an ARUP Standard Transport Tube. (Min: 0.1 mL)  
Storage/Transport Temperature
Refrigerated. Also acceptable: Room Temperature or frozen.  
Unacceptable Conditions
 
Remarks
 
Stability
Ambient: 1 week; Refrigerated: 2 weeks; Frozen: 1 month  
Reference Interval
By report
Interpretive Data
Note
CPT Code(s)
86790
Components
Component Test Code*Component Chart Name
0098656Hepatitis E Antibody, IgM
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Cross References
Performed at Focus Diagnostics, Inc.