Sample: Serum

Schedule: Daily (IFA: Immunofluorescence)

Units: Titer

Range: Negative. If positive, repeat after 10 days

Remarks: CMV infection is a common intrauterine congetinal infection. It is also important in immunocompromissed patients (trasplant recipients, neoplastic diseases and AIDS). A positive titer must be confirmed with serial samples (after 10 days) test in order to rule out current infection.


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