Cytomegalovirus (CMV) IgM antibody-158

Test info

  
Cytomegalovirus (CMV) IgM antibody
  
158
  
86645.0
  
CMVM
  
Cytomegalovirus IgM
CMG

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

  

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: < 30.0 AU/mL 
Equivocal:    30.0 - 34.9 AU/mL 
Positive:   ≥ 35.0 AU/mL 

Billing

  
86645

Tracking

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