CMVP - Overview: Cytomegalovirus (CMV) Antibodies, IgM and IgG, Serum

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Test Name

Test ID: CMVP    
Cytomegalovirus (CMV) Antibodies, IgM and IgG, Serum

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

Diagnosis of primary, acute phase infection with cytomegalovirus (CMV), especially in patients with infectious mononucleosis and pregnant women who, based on clinical signs or exposure, may have primary CMV infection


Determining whether a patient (especially transplant recipients, organ and blood donors) has had a recent infection or previous exposure to CMV

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
CMVMCytomegalovirus Ab, IgM, SYesYes
CMVGCytomegalovirus Ab, IgG, SYesYes

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

Multiplex Flow Immunoassay (MFI)

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


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

Cytomegalovirus Ab, IgM and IgG, S

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

CMV (Cytomegalovirus) Antibody
CMV (Cytomegalovirus), IgG & IgM
Cytomegalo Inclusion Disease (CMID)
Cytomegalovirus (Antibody Titer)
Cytomegalovirus, IgM (Immunoglobulin M)
Torch IgM
Torch IgG