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Hepatitis A serology (IgG & IgM)


Test Background

Detection of IgM antibodies to hepatitis A virus; this test detects active hepatitis A infection.

Detection of IgG antibodies to hepatitis A virus; this test detects past hepatitis A infection or Immunisation.


Clinical Indications
Acute jaundice with ALT >300 μ/L and/or raised bilirubin. Please give detailed clinical information, including date of onset/contact with the suspected infection.


Reference Range
Negative


Sample Required
RST (rust top)


Sample Volume
5 mL


Turnaround Time
3 days


Notes
The laboratory is currently unaccredited for this test due to a change in platform.


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