FMUMM - Clinical: Mumps Virus Antibody, (IgM)

Test Catalog

Test Name

Test ID: FMUMM    
Mumps Virus Antibody, (IgM)

Reference Values Describes reference intervals and additional information for interpretation of test results. May include intervals based on age and sex when appropriate. Intervals are Mayo-derived, unless otherwise designated. If an interpretive report is provided, the reference value field will state this.

Reference Range:          <1:20


Interpretive Criteria:

                                    <1:20 Antibody not detected

>or= 1:20 Antibody detected



The presence of IgM antibody to mumps typically indicates recent or current mumps infection; however, false positive results may occur due to antibody cross reactivity to parainfluenza virus.