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hepatitis be ag
Synonyms: HBeAg; Hepatitis Be Antigen 
Computer Code: (RHBAG)
Specimen Collection: 4 mL blood (red, gold or lavender top tube). 
Minimum Volume: 2 mL 
Handling Instructions for Offsite Areas: Serum: Allow to clot, centrifuge for 20 minutes, remove serum, refrigerate. Min 0.6 mL serum. Plasma: Centrifuge for 20 minutes, remove plasma, refrigerate. Min 0.6 mL plasma. 
Reference Values: See reference laboratory report.  
Lab Code: CC REF 
Requisition: SPEC C
Test Frequency: NA 
Routine TAT: 5 days 
Stat TAT: NA 
CPT Code(s): 87350 
LCD or NCD:  
Methodology Used: R
See Addendum XVII

Albany Medical Center
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Albany, NY, 12208
Date: 04/20/2014
Time: 04:24:10 (24hr)