Hepatitis E Virus (HEV) Antibody, IgM
2010156
Ordering Recommendation
Submit With Order
Mnemonic
HEV IGM
Methodology
Qualitative Enzyme-Linked Immunosorbent Assay
Performed
Tue, Sat
Reported
1-8 days
N/A
New York DOH Approval Status
This test is New York DOH approved.
Specimen Required
Patient Preparation
 
Collect
Serum separator tube. Also acceptable: Red (clot activator), lavender (EDTA), pink (K2EDTA).  
Specimen Preparation
Separate from cells ASAP or within 2 hours of collection. Transfer 0.5 mL serum to an ARUP Standard Transport Tube. (Min: 0.3 mL)  
Storage/Transport Temperature
Refrigerated.  
Unacceptable Conditions
Specimens containing particulate material.  
Remarks
 
Stability
After separation from cells: Ambient: Unacceptable; Refrigerated: 2 weeks; Frozen: Indefinitely (avoid repeated freeze/thaw cycles)  
Reference Interval
Negative
Interpretive Data


See Compliance Statement D: www.aruplab.com/CS
Note
CPT Code(s)
86790
Components
Component Test Code*Component Chart Name
2010157Hepatitis E Virus Ab, IgM
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Cross References
  • Hep E IgM
  • Hepatitis E IgM
  • HEV