Sample: Serum

Schedule: Daily (IFA: Immunofluorescence)

Units: Titer

Range: 1:16 or more indicates past infection

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


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