Mumps antibodies, IgM

Alphabetical Test listing

Mumps antibodies, IgM-13407

The Minnesota Department of Health (MDH) does not recommend IgM testing for active Mumps infection Mumps PCR testing is recommended instead.

  
Mumps antibodies, IgM
  
13407
  
LAB13407
  
MUMPS
  
Parotitis epidemica antibodies
  

Aid in the diagnosis of acute mumps infection

  
Serum
  
  
1.0 mL
  
0.5 mL
  

Spin

  

Gold serum separator (SST) tube

  
  

Spin and separate

  
  

Ambient (preferred) - 14 days

Refrigerated - 14 days

Frozen - 14 days

Freeze/thaw cycles - stable x 4

  
  • Hemolysis
  • Lipemia
  • Gross bacterial contamination
  
LabCorp Burlington (160499): R-LC
  
Mo - Fr
  
1 - 5 days
  

Enzyme immunoassay (EIA)

  

Negative:   < 0.80

Borderline: 0.80 - 1.20

Positive:    > 1.20

  
86735
  
Result 25419-3
  
04/10/2019
  
11/15/2019
  
03/16/2021