HAV ( igm )
Why to get tested?
To help diagnose the cause of acute hepatitis; as part of a viral hepatitis panel to identify the type of hepatitis virus causing an infection; sometimes to evaluate the need for the hepatitis A vaccine
When to get tested?
When you have symptoms of an acute hepatitis infection, such as jaundice, or when you may have been exposed tohepatitis A virus (HAV)
What sample needed?
A blood sample drawn from a vein in your arm
What preparation I need before test?