Test Catalog

Test ID: HBABY    
Hepatitis B Perinatal Exposure Follow-up Panel, Serum

Useful For Suggests clinical disorders or settings where the test may be helpful

Determining hepatitis B virus infection and immunity status (with or without perinatal prophylaxis) in infants born to mothers with chronic hepatitis B


This test should be ordered for infants born to mothers with chronic hepatitis B only.

Profile Information A profile is a group of laboratory tests that are ordered and performed together under a single Mayo Test ID. Profile information lists the test performed, inclusive of the test fee, when a profile is ordered and includes reporting names and individual availability.

Test IDReporting NameAvailable SeparatelyAlways Performed
HBAGHBs Antigen, SYesYes
HBCHBc Total Ab, SYesYes
HBABHBs Antibody, SYesYes

Reflex Tests Lists tests that may or may not be performed, at an additional charge, depending on the result and interpretation of the initial tests.

Test IDReporting NameAvailable SeparatelyAlways Performed
HBGNTHBs Antigen Confirmation, SNoNo

Testing Algorithm Delineates situations when tests are added to the initial order. This includes reflex and additional tests.

If hepatitis B surface antigen (HBsAg) is reactive, then HBsAg confirmation will be performed at an additional charge.

Special Instructions Library of PDFs including pertinent information and forms related to the test

Method Name A short description of the method used to perform the test

Chemiluminescence Immunoassay (CIA)

NY State Available Indicates the status of NY State approval and if the test is orderable for NY State clients.


Reporting Name Lists a shorter or abbreviated version of the Published Name for a test

Hepatitis B Perinatal Exposure, S

Aliases Lists additional common names for a test, as an aid in searching

Hepatitis Screen
Postnatal HBV
Hepatitis Profile