Specimen: 2 mL (1 mL min.) serum from 1 SST. Ship refrigerated or frozen.
Stability (Room): 8 hrs
Stability (Refrigerated): 72 hrs
Stability (Frozen): 6 weeks
Price: Contact Medilab
Turnaround time (TAT): 10 – 15 days
Usage: IgM constitutes 5% of total Immunoglobulins in serum. Elevation may be polyclonal or monoclonal as in Macroglobulinemia. This assay is useful for the detection and monitoring of Monoclonal gammopathies & Immune deficiencies.
Disease: Immunodeficiency disorders
Home Collection: Available
Pre-test Information: No special preparation required