Cytomegalovirus, Immunoglobulin G, and Immunoglobulin M

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General

Synonym/Acronym:
CMV.

Common Use:
To assist in diagnosing cytomegalovirus infection.

Specimen:
Serum collected in a plain red-top tube.

Normal Findings:
(Method: Enzyme immunoassay)

IgM & IgGInterpretation
Negative0.9 index or lessNo significant level of detectable antibody
Indeterminate0.91–1.09 indexEquivocal results; retest in 10–14 d
Positive1.1 index or greaterAntibody detected; indicative of recent immunization, current or recent infection

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