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Hepatitis Profile VI (Hepatitis B Profile)

CPT: 86704; 86705; 86706; 86707; 87340; 87350
Updated on 09/22/2020
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Test Includes

HBeAg; HBsAg; anti-HBc, IgM; anti-HBc, total; anti-HBe; anti-HBs

HBeAg; HBsAg; anti-HBc, IgM; anti-HBc, total; anti-HBe; anti-HBs

Special Instructions

This test may exhibit interference when sample is collected from a person who is consuming a supplement with a high dose of biotin (also termed as vitamin B7 or B8, vitamin H, or coenzyme R). It is recommended to ask all patients who may be indicated for this test about biotin supplementation. Patients should be cautioned to stop biotin consumption at least 72 hours prior to the collection of a sample.

Expected Turnaround Time

1 - 5 days

Specimen Requirements


Serum or plasma


3 mL

Minimum Volume

2 mL (Note: This volume does not allow for repeat testing.)


Red-top tube, gel-barrier tube, or lavender-top (EDTA) tube


If tube other than a gel-barrier tube is used, transfer separated serum or plasma to a plastic transport tube.

Storage Instructions


Stability Requirements




48 hours


14 days

Freeze/thaw cycles

Stable x3

Causes for Rejection

Non-EDTA plasma specimen; PST gel-barrier tube

Test Details


Profile for evaluating and staging HBV infection


See individual tests.


Order Code Order Code Name Order Loinc Result Code Result Code Name UofM Result LOINC
058545 Hepatitis B Virus (Profile VI) 92898-6 006510 HBsAg Screen 5196-1
058545 Hepatitis B Virus (Profile VI) 92898-6 006619 Hep Be Ag 13954-3
058545 Hepatitis B Virus (Profile VI) 92898-6 016881 Hep B Core Ab, IgM 24113-3
058545 Hepatitis B Virus (Profile VI) 92898-6 006718 Hep B Core Ab, Tot 13952-7
058545 Hepatitis B Virus (Profile VI) 92898-6 006635 Hep Be Ab 13953-5
058545 Hepatitis B Virus (Profile VI) 92898-6 006408 Hep B Surface Ab, Qual 22322-2
Reflex Table for HBsAg Screen
Order Code Order Name Result Code Result Name UofM Result LOINC
Reflex 1 016105 HBsAg Confirmation 016105 HBsAg Confirmation 7905-3

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