TORCH IgM

Test Documentation
Specimen Required
Draw blood in a SST tube. Centrifuge, separate and send 2.0 mL serum (1.0 mL minimum) refrigerated in a screw-capped plastic vial.

Alternate Specimen
Serum: Red-top

Methodology
Enzyme Immunoassay
Chemiluminescent Immunoassay

Stability
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Reference Range
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Performed
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Turnaround Time3 days
Test CodeTORM
CPT-4 Code (s)
86645 CMV IgM Ab
86694 HSV 1/2 IgM Ab
86762 Rubella IgM Ab
86778 Toxoplasma IgM Ab
LOINC Codes
CMV IgM Antibody   22249-7  
HSV 1/2 IgM Antibody   41399-7  
Rubella IgM Antibody   5335-5  
Toxoplasma IgM Antibody   8040-8  

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