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Mumps Testing

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Rationale
To assist in diagnosing a present or past mumps infection.

Patient Preparation
There are no food, fluid, activity, or medication restrictions unless by medical direction.

Normal Findings
Method: Indirect immunofluorescence.

IgMInterpretationIgGInterpretation
Negative0.89 index or lessNo significant level of detectable antibodyLess than 5 IU/mLNo significant level of detectable antibody; indicative of nonimmunity
Indeterminate0.9–1 indexEquivocal results; retest in 10–14 days6–9 IU/mLEquivocal results; retest in 10–14 days
Positive1.1 index or greaterAntibody detected; indicative of recent immunization, current or recent infection10 IU/mL or greaterAntibody detected; indicative of immunization, current or past infection

Critical Findings and Potential Interventions
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Citation

Bladh, Mickey Lynn., and Anne M. Van Leeuwen. "Mumps Testing." Davis's Lab & Diagnostic Tests, 7th ed., F.A. Davis Company, 2017. Nursing Central, nursing.unboundmedicine.com/nursingcentral/view/Davis-Lab-and-Diagnostic-Tests/425035/all/Mumps_Testing.
Bladh ML, Van Leeuwen AM. Mumps Testing. Davis's Lab & Diagnostic Tests. 7th ed. F.A. Davis Company; 2017. https://nursing.unboundmedicine.com/nursingcentral/view/Davis-Lab-and-Diagnostic-Tests/425035/all/Mumps_Testing. Accessed June 20, 2019.
Bladh, M. L., & Van Leeuwen, A. M. (2017). Mumps Testing. In Davis's Lab & Diagnostic Tests. Available from https://nursing.unboundmedicine.com/nursingcentral/view/Davis-Lab-and-Diagnostic-Tests/425035/all/Mumps_Testing
Bladh ML, Van Leeuwen AM. Mumps Testing [Internet]. In: Davis's Lab & Diagnostic Tests. F.A. Davis Company; 2017. [cited 2019 June 20]. Available from: https://nursing.unboundmedicine.com/nursingcentral/view/Davis-Lab-and-Diagnostic-Tests/425035/all/Mumps_Testing.
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