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HepB tests
Feb 10, 2011

My son is entering the medical field and needs to have a blood test to be certain he has the surface antibodies for Hepatitis B as a result of prior vaccinations. What is the specific wording needed to make sure the lab knows what test to perform?

Response from Dr. McGovern

He needs a "hepatitis B surface antibody", anti-HBs

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