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Test ID AHPM Acute Hepatitis Profile

Useful For

The differential diagnosis of recent acute viral hepatitis

Method Name

Chemiluminescence Immunoassay (CIA)

Reporting Name

Acute Hepatitis Profile

Specimen Type

Serum SST

Specimen Required

Patient Preparation: For 24 hours before blood collection for this test, patient should not take multivitamins or dietary supplements containing biotin or vitamin B7 that are commonly found in hair, skin and nail supplements and multivitamins.

Collection Container/Tube: Serum gel

Submission Container/Tube: Plastic vial

Specimen Volume: 3 mL

Collection Instructions: Spin down within 6 hours of draw.


Necessary Information:

Date of draw is required.


Specimen Minimum Volume

2 mL

Specimen Stability Information

Specimen Type Temperature Time
Serum SST Frozen (preferred) 30 days
  Refrigerated  24 hours

Reference Values

HEPATITIS B SURFACE ANTIGEN

Negative

 

HEPATITIS B CORE ANTIBODY, IgM

Negative

 

HEPATITIS A IgM ANTIBODY

Negative

 

HEPATITIS C ANTIBODY SCREEN

Negative

 

Interpretation depends on clinical setting. See Viral Hepatitis Serologic Profiles in Special Instructions.

Day(s) and Time(s) Performed

Monday through Saturday; Varies

Performing Laboratory

Mayo Medical Laboratories in Rochester

CPT Code Information

80074-Acute hepatitis panel (includes hepatitis A IgM antibody [CPT code 86709]; hepatitis B core antibody, IgM [CPT code 86705]; hepatitis B surface antigen [CPT code 87340]; and hepatitis C antibody [CPT code 86803])

87341-HBsAG confirmation (if appropriate)

87522-Hepatitis C, quantification (if appropriate)

LOINC Code Information

Test ID Test Order Name Order LOINC Value
AHPM Acute Hepatitis Profile In Process

 

Result ID Test Result Name Result LOINC Value
HAVM Hepatitis A IgM Ab, S 22314-9
HBIM HBc IgM Ab, S 24113-3
H_BAG HBs Antigen, S 5196-1
HCVA2 HCV Ab, S 16128-1

Test Classification

This test has been cleared or approved by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration and is used per manufacturer's instructions. Performance characteristics were verified by Mayo Clinic in a manner consistent with CLIA requirements.

Profile Information

Test ID Reporting Name Available Separately Always Performed
HBAG HBs Antigen, S Yes Yes
HBIM HBc IgM Ab, S Yes Yes
HAVM Hepatitis A IgM Ab, S Yes Yes
HCPCR HCV Ab w/Reflex to HCV PCR, S Yes Yes

Reflex Tests

Test ID Reporting Name Available Separately Always Performed
HCVQU HCV RNA Detect/Quant, S Yes No
HBGNT HBs Antigen Confirmation, S No No

Testing Algorithm

If hepatitis C virus (HCV) antibody is reactive, then HCV RNA by RT-PCR will be performed at an additional charge.

If hepatitis Bs antigen is reactive, then confirmation will be performed at an additional charge.

 

The following algorithms are available in Special Instructions:

-HBV Infection-Diagnostic Approach and Management Algorithm

-Testing Algorithm for the Diagnosis of Hepatitis C