Cytomegalovirus (CMV) IgG antibody-1808

Test info

  
Cytomegalovirus (CMV) IgG antibody
  
1808
  
86644.1
  
CMVG
  
Cytomegalovirus IgG

Specimen

  
Serum
  
  
1.0 mL
  
0.3 mL
  

Immediately following collection, thoroughly mix sample by gently inverting 5 times

  
  1. Allow sample to clot for a minimum of 30 minutes
  2. Spin within two (2) hours of sample collection
  

Gold serum separator (SST) tube

  
  
  1. Allow sample to clot
  2. Spin
  3. Transfer serum to a False bottom plasma/serum transport vial/tube (AHL), labelled as serum, within two (2) hours of sample collection
  
  

Refrigerated (preferred) - 7 days

Frozen - 1 month

  
  • Improper labels (unlabeled or mislabeled)
  • Hemolysis (some procedures)
  • Improper anticoagulant or ratio
  • Delay in transport
  • Improper storage temperature affecting results
  • Improper container
  • Leaking container resulting in compromised specimen
  • Quantity not sufficient (QNS)

Performance

  
AHL - Immunology: I
  
Mo, We, Fr
  
1 - 4 days
  

Chemiluminescence Immunoassay (CLIA)

Clinical and Interpretive info

  
Negative: < 0.60 U/mL
Equivocal:   0.60 - 0.69 U/mL
Positive:  ≥ 0.70 U/mL

Billing

  
86644

Tracking

  
07/30/2007
  
07/31/2019
  
02/17/2020