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RUIGM / 096537L
RUBELLA ANTIBODIES, IGM, SERUM

Test Code RUIGM / 096537L 
Test RUBELLA ANTIBODIES, IgM, SERUM 
Methodology Immunoassay 
Description Useful for the in vitro detection of IgM antibodies specific for Rubella. IgM antibodies are associated with acute viral infections. 
Specimen Draw blood in either a plain red-top or serum gel tube. Spin down and send .5 mL (minimum volume: 0.2 mL) of serum refrigerated in a plastic screw-capped vial. Avoid hemolysis and lipemia. 
Reference Values Negative: <20.0 AU/mL
Equivocal: 20.0 - 24.9 AU/mL
Positive: >24.9 AU/mL 
Analytic Time 3 days 
Day(s) Test Set Up Mondays 
CPT Code(s) 86762