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Test Code ROPG Measles (Rubeola) Antibodies, IgG, Serum

Reporting Name

Measles (Rubeola) Ab, IgG, S

Useful For

Determination of immune status of individuals to the measles virus

 

Documentation of previous infection with measles virus in an individual without a previous record of immunization to measles virus

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

0.4 mL

Specimen Stability Information

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

Reference Values

Vaccinated: positive (≥1.1 AI)

Unvaccinated: negative (≤0.8 AI)

Day(s) and Time(s) Performed

Monday through Saturday; 9 a.m.  

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.

CPT Code Information

86765

LOINC Code Information

Test ID Test Order Name Order LOINC Value
ROPG Measles (Rubeola) Ab, IgG, S 77310-1

 

Result ID Test Result Name Result LOINC Value
ROG Measles (Rubeola) Ab, IgG, S 35275-7
DEXG3 Measles IgG Antibody Index 5244-9

Reject Due To

Hemolysis

Mild OK; Gross reject

Lipemia

Mild OK; Gross reject

Icterus

Mild OK; Gross reject

Other

Heat-inactivated specimen

Method Name

Multiplex Flow Immunoassay (MFI)

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).