Mumps Virus Antibody IgG - Serum

Mumps Virus Antibody IgG - Serum

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This test is used to determine if a person is immune to the mumps virus, because of a previous infection or due to vaccination

This Test Includes

Mumps IgG Antibody

Test Instructions

Total parameters available: 1

Parameter Names:Mumps Virus Antibody IgG - Serum Test

Instructions/Precautions:

  • Alcohol: Please abstain from alcohol before the test
  • Medication :Any pre-existing medication should only be stopped after consultation with the referring Physician
  • Fluids Allowed : Water only

Reports

Soft Copy (Portal/Email) : If the sample is collected before 12 noon then the report will get delivered as per Reporting Time / Maximum TAT (Turn Around Time) indicated with the test. For samples collected after 12 Noon, 12 hours may be added to the Report Turn Around TimeHard Copy : Delivered at home upon request. A small convenience fee may apply.

Why it is Done

To diagnose a mumps infection; to establish whether a person has immunity to mumps due to a previous infection or to vaccination; to confirm a mumps case and investigate its source

What is this test

This assay is used for the laboratory diagnosis of Mumps virus infection. Absence of detectable IgG antibodies suggests lack of specific immune response to immunization and no previous exposure to the virus.