Cytomegalovirus (CMV) IgG Antibody

Tube Type

Test ID   LAB5156
EPIC Order
CPT Code(s)   86644
Group/Individual Test   Individual
Laboratory   Clinical Immunology
Tube Station   30
Specimen Routine: 4 mL blood/Serum Separator Tube/Gold Top
     Micro:  1 ml blood/Serum Separator Tube/Gold Top
Availability Routine: Monday-Friday
Turnaround Time   1-3 days
Reference Range Normal: Negative
Comments All specimens for CMV antibody are tested by a qualitative, chemiluminescent immunoassay for the detection of IgG CMV antibodies.  The test is intended as an aid in determination of CMV serostatus.  Results are reported as negative, equivocal or positive.  Equivocal samples should prompt a redraw and retest.

Reviewed by jcarr on November 30, 2021

Note: Reference ranges provided on this web site are for guidance only, and may not reflect the most recent changes. Refer to laboratory reports for current reference data.

UNC Hospitals
McLendon Clinical Laboratories
101 Manning Drive
Chapel Hill, NC 27514