Hepatitis B-DNA (HBV)

Test Methodology:

Polymerase Chain reaction


Running Day:

Thursday CUT-OFF (9:00 AM)


Turn Around Time:

Saturday 5 PM 


Specimen Requirement:

Whole blood (lavender top), separate plasma as soon as possible


Patient Preparation:

None


Special Considerations:

Transport immediately to the laboratory 


Unit Conducting the Service:

Molecular Lab