Hepatitis E virus IgG antibody

Alphabetical Test listing

Hepatitis E virus IgG antibody-994

  
Hepatitis E virus IgG antibody
  
994
  
LAB994
  
MSO
  
Hepatitis E screen
Hepatitis E IgG antibody
Anti-hepatitis E IgG
HEV IgG antibody
Anti-HEV IgG
  

The diagnosis of past exposure to hepatitis E virus.

A negative result does not exclude the presence of recent hepatitis E infection (<2 months duration), especially if immunocompromised patients. Repeat testing for anti-hepatitis E virus (HEV) IgM and anti-HEV IgG in 1 to 2 months is recommended for diagnosis of recent hepatitis E.

  
Serum
  
  
0.5 mL
  
0.1 mL
  
  1. Spin
  2. Transfer serum to a Screw cap transfer vial/tube (Mayo T465)
  3. Freeze
  
  

Frozen (preferred) - 30 days

Refrigerated - 24 hours

  
Mayo Clinic Laboratories (HEVG): R-NX
  
We, Fr
  
6 - 8 days
  

Enzyme Immunoassay (EIA)-Screening Procedure

  

Negative

  
86790
  
08/07/2013
  
10/22/2018