HSV IgM Ab

Infectious Disease Laboratories:Immunology

Test ID/Workstation: HSVIM MAYO

Specimen Type: Blood

Tube Type: Red top ( no anticoagulant) tube

Collection Volume: 2.5 mL (minimum 1.0 mL)

Cause for rejection: Excessively hemolyzed, lipemic or grossly contaminated specimen. Drawn in incorrect tube. QNS.

Storage: Refrigerated

Availability: Sent to Reference lab.

Methodology: Enzyme Immunoassay
Immunofluorescence assay

Special Instructions: If herpes simplex virus (HSV) antibody screen, IgM by EIA is reactive, then HSV antibody, IgM by immunofluoresescence assay (IFA) will be performed at an additional charge.

Lab/Phone: 330-543-8576

TAT: 1-2 days

Additional Info: Reference range: Negative

CPT Code: 86694

Synonyms: Herpes Ab IgM; Herpes Titer IgM

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