HBV core total antibodies (IgG/IgM)
Detection of core IgG and IgM antibodies to confirm naturally-acquired immunity to hepatitis B.
Indicates past infection - requested alongside hepatitis B surface antigen to rule out current or previous infection in non-responders to hepatitis B vaccine
|Sample & container required
|RST (rust top)
|3 days (Confirmation: non-negatives up to 10 days)