Measles IgM (IFA)

Sample: Serum 

Schedule: Daily (Immunofluorescence)

Units: Titer Range: A positive IgM test may indicate current infection

Remarks: Measles (rubeola) is caused by a paramyxovirus. Serologic study can be useful in establishing that an individual has effective immunity subsequent to vaccination. In several patients detectable immunity does not persist.


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