Analytic Time

10-14 days

Soft Order Code

Test Updated:


Viral Antibody: Mumps Virus IgM

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Test Overview

Test Methodology

Enzyme Immunoassay (EIA)

Test Usage
Reference Range

Antibody absent

* Reference ranges may change over time. Please refer to the original patient report when evaluating results.

Specimen Requirements

Collection Offsite

If acute Mumps virus infection is suspected, it is recommended to communicate with your state health laboratory or the CDC to evaluate your patient. Michigan clients may contact the Michigan Department of Health & Human Services (MDHHS) Bureau of Epidemiology at 517-335-8165 for assistance in evaluation of your patient. Michigan Medicine physicians can contact Infection Prevention and Epidemiology at 734-936-6355 or page 30032.

Yellow Top Tube
Normal Volume
1 mL serum
Minimum Volume

Billing Information

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Our High Standard

Quality that sets us apart

As the reference laboratory division of Michigan Medicine's Department of Pathology, MLabs shares the institution's commitment to applying established quality principles to clinical laboratory testing. Like other large organizations in complex, consequential fields, we rely on an established approach to monitor quality throughout the testing process.