Please note: The manufacturer has not validated the IgM kit for use on neonatal samples
3 mL plain blood To diagnose acute infection, send acute specimen and second serum taken 14 days later for IgG on the pair as well.
Test done at serum dilution of 1:10. Reported as Detected, Indeterminate or Not Detected. Acute infection will show IgM positive and ≥ 4 fold rise in IgG.
Range 1 – 3 days
Monday – Friday