Specimen Requirements

Title

CYTOMEGALOVIRUS (CMV) lgG ANTIBODY

Specimen Requirement

1 SST/1.0 mL serum. After 30 minutes of clotting, promptly centrifuge and refrigerate.

Methodology

Stability

Room temp unacceptable; Refrigerated 48 hours; Frozen 14 days

Reference Range

By Report*

Turnaround

1-2 days Performed Mon-Fri

Clinical Use

Supports the serodiagnosis of CMV infection.

Test Code

CMGSP