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Test ID: VZGM    
Varicella-Zoster Antibody, IgM and IgG (Separate Determinations), Serum

NY State Approved Indicates the status of NY State approval and if the test is orderable for NY State clients.

Yes

Useful For Suggests clinical disorders or settings where the test may be helpful

Laboratory diagnosis of acute/recent infection with varicella-zoster virus (VZV)

 

Determination of immune status of individuals to the VZV

 

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

Profile Information A profile is a group of laboratory tests that are ordered and performed together under a single Mayo Test ID. Profile information lists the test performed, inclusive of the test fee, when a profile is ordered and includes reporting names and individual availability.

Test IDReporting NameAvailable SeparatelyAlways Performed
VZMVaricella-Zoster Ab, IgM, SYesYes
VZPGVaricella-Zoster Ab, IgG, SYesYes

Method Name A short description of the method used to perform the test

VZM: Immunofluorescence Assay (IFA)

VZPG: Multiplex Flow Immunoassay (MFI)

Reporting Name A shorter/abbreviated version of the Published Name for a test; an abbreviated test name

Varicella-Zoster Ab, IgM and IgG, S

Aliases Lists additional common names for a test, as an aid in searching

Chickenpox
Varicella-zoster
Varicella-Zoster virus (VZV)
VZV (Varicella-Zoster virus)