CYTOMEGALOVIRUS (CMV) ANTIBODIES (TOTAL)

Mnemonic

MISC

Synonym

CMV TOTAL

Includes

This test measures both IgG and IgM. This test does not discriminate between passively acquired and actively produced antibody.

Specimen Collection Requirements

Collect

One 4 mL lavender (EDTA) or pink (K2EDTA)

Preferred Volume

4.0 mL Whole Blood

Minimum Volume

2.0 mL Whole Blood

Transport

4 mL whole blood at 2-8°C

Rejection Criteria

Ambient and Frozen Temperatures

Stability

Refrigerated: 1 week

Testing Information

Performed

Sun-Sat

Method

Solid Phase Agglutination

Referral Lab

ARUP 0050166

Reference Values

Reference Values

Negative

CPT Codes

86644

Last Updated: Thursday, January 5, 2017 03:42:07 AM