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hepatitis b surface antibody
Synonyms: HBsAb 
Computer Code: HBAB
Specimen Collection: 3 mL whole blood (gold top preferred, red top acceptable). 
Minimum Volume: 2 mL 
Handling Instructions for Offsite Areas: Allow to clot, centrifuge for 20 minutes, refrigerate. Serum must be removed from red top tube. 
Reference Values: Negative See Addendum XIII for interpretation. See Addendum XIII  
Lab Code: SI 
Requisition: HEP/ VIRUS
Test Frequency: Mon-Fri once/day 
Routine TAT: 1day 
Stat TAT: NA 
CPT Code(s): 86706 
LCD or NCD:  
Methodology Used: 77
See Addendum XVII

Albany Medical Center
43 New Scotland Avenue
Albany, NY, 12208
Date: 12/01/2015
Time: 09:43:14 (24hr)