Questions?
1.877.283.7882
McAfee Secure sites help keep you safe from identity theft, credit card fraud, spyware, spam, viruses and online scams
Save 10%!

Payment Processing


HIPPA LogoAlternate Payment Information

Follow Private MD Labs on Twitter!

Find Private MD Labs on Facebook!
Search Go Button

Email Signup Bottom

Hepatitis B Surface Antibody (Anti-HBs) Test

Hepatitis B is a viral infection of the liver. The liver becomes inflamed and tender. It may also become swollen. Areas of liver tissue may be destroyed by the inflammation. Hepatitis B is a serious, sometimes severe and even fatal type of hepatitis. In addition to being a sexually transmitted disease (STD), Hepatitis B is a bloodborne pathogen and exposure to the blood of an infected person may result in infection.


Presence of anti-HBs is an indicator of clinical recovery and subsequent immunity to hepatitis B virus.

This test is useful for:

1) Evaluating the need for hepatitis B vaccine (quantitfy immune status pre-vaccine) in individuals such as healthcare workers who are at increased risks for exposure to hepatitis B.

2) Evaluating the need for hepatitis B immune globulin after needlestick injury to an individual.

3) Quantitfying immune status after hepatitis B vaccine series (to assess vaccine's effectiveness in an individual).

Private MD Lab Services offers the following test to aid in the diagnosis and prognosis of hepatitis B:

Hepatitis B Surface Antibody (Anti-HBs) Test  $52.99 Add To Cart
Learn more about hepatitis B
 





















Page footer image


Private MD 1.877.283.7882 1.615.560.2180 info@privatemdlabs.com Terms and Conditions Privacy/SecuritySite Map
COPYRIGHT 2014 • All Rights Reserved