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Test ID BLOD0449 Measles (Rubeola) Virus Antibody, IgM and IgG (Separate Determinations), Serum

Reporting Name

Measles (Rubeola) Ab, IgM and IgG,S

Useful For

Laboratory diagnosis of measles virus infection

 

Determination of immune status of individuals to the measles virus

 

Documentation of previous infection with measles virus in an individual without a previous record of immunization to measles virus

Profile Information

Test ID Reporting Name Available Separately Always Performed
ROM Measles (Rubeola) Ab, IgM, S Yes Yes
ROPG Measles (Rubeola) Ab, IgG, S Yes Yes

Performing Laboratory

Mayo Medical Laboratories in Rochester

Specimen Type

Serum


Specimen Required


Container/Tube:

Preferred: Serum gel

Acceptable: Red top

Specimen Volume: 1 mL


Specimen Minimum Volume

0.6 mL

Specimen Stability Information

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

Reference Values

IgM

Negative (reported as negative or positive)

 

IgG

Vaccinated: positive (≥1.1 AI)

Unvaccinated: negative (≤0.8 AI)

Day(s) and Time(s) Performed

Monday through Saturday, 9 a.m.

CPT Code Information

86765-Rubeola IgM

86765-Rubeola IgG

LOINC Code Information

Result ID Test Result Name Result LOINC Value
80979 Measles (Rubeola) Ab, IgM, S 21503-8
ROG Measles (Rubeola) Ab, IgG, S 35275-7
DEXG3 Measles IgG Antibody Index 5244-9

Analytic Time

Same day/1 day

Reject Due To

Hemolysis

Mild OK; Gross reject

Lipemia

Mild OK; Gross reject

Icterus

NA

Other

Heat-inactivated specimen

Method Name

ROM: Immunofluorescence Assay (IFA)

ROPG: Multiplex Flow Immunoassay (MFI)