CMV Total Ab

Infectious Disease Core Test Offerings

TURN AROUND TIME

8-12 Hours

TEST INFO

SAMPLE INFO

Test Name
CMV Total Ab
Alternate Name(s)
  • Capture CMV
Test Site
  • Colorado
  • Pennsylvania
Test Description
Qualitative detection of IgG and IgM antibodies to CMV
CyberLAB Test Info

Test Name

Test #

CMV TOTAL Ab

3503

Method Description
  • Solid Red Cell Adherence
FDA Cleared / Approved
No
CPT Code(s)
  • 86403
STAT Allowed
Yes
Download(s)
Draw Status

Cadaveric

Sample Volume
Minimum Sample Volume
  • Serum/Plasma: 200 uL
  • Serum/Plasma: 500 uL
Sample Type
Acceptable
  • Plasma, ACD - Yellow Top Tube
  • Plasma, EDTA - Lavender Top Tube
  • Serum - Red Top Tube
Sample Handling
If testing to be performed >7 days post collection or samples are to be frozen, centrifuge and separate serum/plasma from cells and transfer to plastic vial. Do not freeze whole blood.
Sample Stability
  • Ambient - 5 days (ACD Plasma)
  • Frozen at -20°C - Indefinite
  • Refrigerated 1-10°C - 7 days
Transport
  • Frozen at -20°C – Greater than 7 Days
  • Refrigerated 1-10°C - Up to 7 Days
Shippers
Acceptable
  • 2-8°C IDM/Micro Combo NanoCool Shipper
  • 2-8°C STAT Organ Shipper
Preferred
  • 2-8°C Wet Ice Shipper
  • 2-8°C NanoCool Shipper
Notes
No neutral gel separator tubes. |Do not repeatedly freeze/thaw.