Acute Hepatitis Panel
This test screens for any exposure to hepatitis viruses which cause the inflammation of the liver. Hepatitis is categorized into 5 types, A, B, C, D, and E. Consuming contaminated drinks or food is the common cause of Hepatitis A and E infections. While Hepatitis B, C, and, D viruses are transmitted primarily via contact to bodily fluids. Other modes of viral transmission include:
- Sexual contact
- Receipt of contaminated blood
- Transmission from mother to baby during birth
- Excessive alcohol consumption
- Use of infected equipment and paraphernalia during an invasive procedure
- Abdominal pain
- Extreme fatigue
- Loss of appetite
- Unexplained weight loss
- Plae or clay-colored stool
- Dark urine
Why should you get tested?
Hepatitis causes serious damage to your liver. If not treated properly it can lead to serious complications such as liver cirrhosis and liver cancer. Getting tested at the onset of hepatitis can get you the proper treatment and monitoring you needed.
Where can you get tested?
Can't find the test for you? Give us a call at (888) 438-5227. Our friendly customer service representatives will help you find the right tests that you need and answer any questions you have.
Here at Personalabs you can order blood tests online from the convenience and privacy of your home with just a click of a button.
We guarantee your peace of mind as we do not share your test results with insurance companies or any outside parties. You are completely in control over who can review your test results.