TCHM - Overview: ToRCH Profile IgM, Serum

Test Catalog

Test Name

Test ID: TCHM    
ToRCH Profile IgM, Serum

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

Aids in the diagnosis of both congenital and acute acquired toxoplasmosis, cytomegalovirus, and herpes simplex virus

Highlights

This panel may be used as a screening assay for detection of acute infection with Toxoplasma gondii, cytomegalovirus, or herpes simplex virus. Results should be interpreted alongside clinical presentation, exposure history, and other laboratory findings (eg, PCR).

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
TXMToxoplasma Ab, IgM, SYesYes
CMVMCytomegalovirus Ab, IgM, SYesYes
HSMRHSV Ab, IgM, S by IFANoYes

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

TXM: Enzyme Immunoassay (EIA)

CMVM: Multiplex Flow Immunoassay (MFI)

HSMR: Immunofluorescence Assay (IFA)

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

Yes

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

Torch Profile IgM, S

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

Cytomegalovirus
CMV
Herpes Simplex Virus
HSV
ToRCH
T. gondii
Toxoplasma gondii
Toxoplasmosis