The following profile is used to screen nannies, healthcare personnel and other individuals responsible for the direct care of children. This series of tests provides information that can be used proactively to prevent infections from being passed from caregiver to child.
Significant deviations from the normal range may require further evaluation by your physician.
Hepatitis A antibody, IgM
Hepatitis B core antibody, IgM
Hepatitis B surface antigen
Hepatitis C virus antibody
Herpes Simplex Virus (HSV) Types 1 and 2-Specific Antibodies, IgG With Reflex to Supplemental HSV-2 Testing on positive
Syphilis RPR, qualitative: RPR titer and Treponema pallidum-specific test (TP-PA) on reactives
Chlamydia trachomatis and Neisseria gonorrhoeae by nucleic acid amplification technology
Human Immunodeficiency Virus 1 (HIV-1), Qualitative, RNA
Patient Instructions: First-Void Urine needed - Patient should take first urine of the day to the lab or should not urinate for at least 1 hour prior to specimen collection. 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 stop biotin consumption at least 72 hours prior to the collection of specimen.
Estimated turnaround for results is 5 business days. If confirmation testing is required, the estimated time may be extended.