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Mumps Antibodies IgG

Order Code CH297
Turnaround Time 7-10 Days
Specimen Requirements
Specimen Source
Transport Container
(Specimen Container)

Transport Tube

Preferred Specimens
1 mL Serum
Minimum Volume (uL)
0.5 mL
Collection Instructions
(Transport Temperature)
Room Temperature
Specimen Stability
Temperature Period
Room temperature 4 days
Refrigerated 7 days
Frozen 30 days
Test Details
Clinical Significance

Mumps Virus Antibody (IgG), Immune Status – Mumps is an acute, usually self-limited systemic illness characterized by parotiditis, high fever and fatigue. One third of infections are asymptomatic.

Reference Ranges

AU/mL – Interpretation
<9.00 - Not consistent with immunity 9.00 - 10.99 - Equivocal The presence of mumps IgG antibody suggests immunization or past or current infection with mumps virus >10.99 – Consistent with immunity