CMV IgM (EIA)

Infectious Disease Core Test Offerings

TURN AROUND TIME

8-12 Hours Mon-Fri

TEST INFO

SAMPLE INFO

Test Name
CMV IgM (EIA)
Alternate Name(s)
  • Cytomegalovirus IgM EIA
Test Site
  • Colorado
Test Description
Detection of IgM antibodies to cytomegalovirus (CMV).
CyberLAB Test Info

Test Name

Test #

CMV IgM Ab (EIA)

3505

Method Description
  • EIA
FDA Cleared / Approved
No
CPT Code(s)
  • 86645
STAT Allowed
Yes
Notes
Currently, there is no donor screening test for Anti-CMV specifically licensed for use in testing cadaveric specimens. LABS, Inc. has validated this test kit for use with cadaveric specimens at LABS-CO.
Download(s)
Draw Status

Cadaveric

Sample Volume
Minimum Sample Volume
  • Serum: 25 uL
Preferred Sample Volume
  • Serum: 100 uL
Sample Type
Acceptable
  • Serum - Gold Top Tube
  • Serum - Red Top Tube
  • Serum - Red/Gray (Tiger) Top Tube
Sample Handling
Centrifuge and separate serum from cells and transfer to plastic vials.
Sample Stability
  • Ambient - 8 hours
  • Frozen at -20°C - Indefinite
  • Refrigerated 2-8°C - 48 hours
Transport
  • Frozen at -20°C – Greater than 48 Hours
  • Refrigerated 2-8°C – Up to 48 Hours
Notes
Hemolyzed or icteric samples may not be used. |Do not repeatedly freeze/thaw.