What is this Hepatitis A test?
This Hepatitis A test is a blood test that checks for immunity (from prior vaccination or infection) to Hepatitis A.
Who gets a Hepatitis A test?
A Hepatitis A test is typically ordered by healthcare workers for credentialing requirements (e.g. hospital, RepTrax, Vendormate) and people who wish to check immunity before overseas travel instead of getting revaccinated.
What will my Hepatitis A test results look like if I have immunity?
Previously vaccinated people with active immunity will have a positive IgG antibody and a negative IgM antibody.
What type of specimen will I submit?
This Hepatitis A Test is a blood test.
Do I need to fast to take this test?
Fasting is not necessary.
How long does it take to get test results?
It typically takes 4 business days or less.