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Test Code PARV Parvovirus B19 Antibodies, IgG and IgM, Serum

Reporting Name

Parvovirus B19 Ab, IgG and IgM, S

Useful For

Diagnosing recent parvovirus infection (IgM)

 

Assessing past infection (eg, screening pregnant women) and immunity to parvovirus infection (IgG)

Profile Information

Test ID Reporting Name Available Separately Always Performed
PAIG Parvovirus B19 Ab, IgG, S No Yes
PAIM Parvovirus B19 Ab, IgM, S No Yes

Method Name

Enzyme Immunoassay (EIA)

Performing Laboratory

Mayo Medical Laboratories in Rochester

Specimen Type

Serum


Specimen Required


Container/Tube: 

Preferred: Serum gel

Acceptable: Red top

Specimen Volume: 0.5 mL


Specimen Minimum Volume

0.5 mL

Specimen Stability Information

Specimen Type Temperature Time
Serum Refrigerated (preferred) 14 days
  Frozen  14 days
  Ambient  7 days

Reject Due To

Hemolysis

Mild OK; Gross reject

Lipemia

Mild OK; Gross reject

Icterus

Mild OK; Gross reject

Other

NA

Reference Values

IgG: <0.9

IgM: <0.9

Day(s) and Time(s) Performed

Monday through Friday; 11 a.m.

CPT Code Information

86747 x 2

LOINC Code Information

Test ID Test Order Name Order LOINC Value
PARV Parvovirus B19 Ab, IgG and IgM, S In Process

 

Result ID Test Result Name Result LOINC Value
PAIG Parvovirus B19 Ab, IgG, S 7983-0
PAIMS Parvovirus B19 Ab, IgM, S 7984-8
INT20 Interpretation 59464-8

Test Classification

This test has been cleared or approved by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration and is used per manufacturer's instructions. Performance characteristics were verified by Mayo Clinic in a manner consistent with CLIA requirements.

Forms

If not ordering electronically, complete, print, and send a General Request Form (T239) with the specimen (http://www.mayomedicallaboratories.com/it-mmfiles/general-request-form.pdf)