Epstein-Barr Virus Viral Capsid Antigen (VCA) Antibody (IgM)

Description

Primary infections by EBV causes infectious mononucleosis, usually a self-limiting disease in children and young adults. Infection with EBV can cause lymphoproliferative disorders including tumors. VCA-IgM is typically detectable at clinical presentation, then declines to undetectable levels within a month in young children and within 3 months in other individuals.

Epstein-Barr Virus Viral Capsid Antigen (VCA) Antibody (IgM)

$49

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$140

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  • Reference Range(s)

    U/mL Interpretation
    <36.00 Negative
    36.00-43.99 Equivocal
    >43.99 Positive
  • Fasting Required: No
  • Preferred Specimen: Serum
  • Turnaround Time: 3 Days
  • Test Code: 8426