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Test Code MMPM Mumps Virus Antibody, IgM, Serum

Reporting Name

Mumps Ab, IgM, S

Useful For

Laboratory diagnosis of mumps virus infection

Performing Laboratory

Mayo Clinic Laboratories in Rochester

Specimen Type

Serum


Specimen Required


Container/Tube: 

Preferred: Serum gel

Acceptable: Red top

Specimen Volume: 1 mL


Specimen Minimum Volume

0.5 mL

Specimen Stability Information

Specimen Type Temperature Time Special Container
Serum Refrigerated (preferred) 14 days
  Frozen  14 days

Reference Values

Negative

Index value 0.00-0.79=negative

Reference values apply to all ages.

Day(s) and Time(s) Performed

Monday through Friday; 4 p.m.

Test Classification

This test has been cleared or approved by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration and is used per manufacturer's instructions. Performance characteristics were verified by Mayo Clinic in a manner consistent with CLIA requirements.

CPT Code Information

86735

LOINC Code Information

Test ID Test Order Name Order LOINC Value
MMPM Mumps Ab, IgM, S 6478-2

 

Result ID Test Result Name Result LOINC Value
MUMP1 Mumps Ab, IgM, S 6478-2
DEXM Index Value 25419-3

Method Name

Enzyme Immunoassay (EIA)

Forms

If not ordering electronically, complete, print, and send a Microbiology Test Request (T244) with the specimen.