Only Mumps IgG is tested in Box Hill Lab, if current infection is suspected, Mumps IgM is sent to VIDRL
|Serum tube with gel|
|Sample haemolysis may make this test unreportable|
Transport specimen at Room Temperature to lab
The frequency for Mumps IgM test is twice weekly.
The transit of specimen from Angliss or Maroondah lab and out of working hour collection may cause the prolonged turnaround time
Result Turnaround Time:
Laboratory Use Only