Epstein-Barr Virus (EBV) (Viral Capsid Antigen [VCA] and Early Antigen [EA]), IgG Antibody Profile

CPT: 86663; 86665
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Test Details


  • EBV-EA
  • EBV-VCA/EA Antibodies, IgG

Test Includes

Epstein-Barr virus (EBV) early antigen antibody, IgG; Epstein-Barr virus (EBV) antibody to viral capsid antigen, IgG


Chemiluminescent immunoassay (CLIA)

Reference Interval

See individual tests.

Specimen Requirements




2 mL


Red-top tube or gel-barrier tube

Storage Instructions

Refrigerate. Specimen is stable for two days at room temperature or refrigerated. For storage longer than two days, freeze the specimen.

Causes for Rejection

Hemolysis; lipemia; gross bacterial contamination


Order Code Order Code Name Order Loinc Result Code Result Code Name UofM Result LOINC
096255 EBV VCA/EA Ab, IgG 096252 EBV Early Antigen Ab, IgG U/mL 24007-7
096255 EBV VCA/EA Ab, IgG 096235 EBV Ab VCA, IgG U/mL 5157-3

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