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Cytomegalovirus antibody, IgG

Lab Section: 

Virology

 

Lab Location: 

Main Lab

Test ID: 

LAB467

 

Synonyms: 

CMV Antibody, IgG

Methodology: 

Chemiluminescence Immunoassay

Schedule: 

Daily, Sun-Fri

Reported: 

4 hrs-2 days

Specimen Requirements: 

Collection: 2.0 mL Blood in a Gold Top Tube.
Pediatric volume: 1.0 mL.

 

Notes: 

Clinical Indications: To determine CMV immune status, especially prior to transplant.

Reference Interval: 

Prevalence of antibody increases with age

CPT Code(s): 

86644

Last Changed: 

8/22/2017 9:32:25 AM

Last Reviewed: 

8/22/2017 9:32:25 AM