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.