Cytomegalovirus (CMV) Antibody, IgM

Abbrev Code:CMVIM   
Order Code:LAB6359Order Name:Cytomegalovirus (CMV) IgM
Synonyms:CMV Antibody, IgM
Methodology:Chemiluminescent immunoassay
CPT Codes: 86645 x1
Turnaround Time:Performed 3x per week; results reported the next day.

Collection Instructions

Optimal Volume:2 mL
Minimum\Peds Volume:0.9 mL
Container:Red or gold (gel)
Alternate Containers: Red (no gel)
Causes for Rejection:Gross hemolysis

Processing and Shipping

Specimen Processing:Centrifuge and aliquot 1 mL, 0.35 mL minimum. Store in refrigerator.
Shipping Instructions:Ship at refrigerated temperature.
Test Performed at or Referral Lab UM Specialty Core/Prot/Endo (Liaison D) 


Reference Range:
Cytomegalovirus Antibody, IgM
Less than 30.0 U/mL Negative
30.0-35.0 U/mL Equivocal; please recollect
35.0 U/mL or greater Positive

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