Mumps virus serology; Mumps virus titre; Mumps IgG; Mumps IgM
Turn Around Time
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- A viral buccal swab for mumps PCR is the recommended sample.
- Mumps serology is not recommended for routine diagnostic purposes in mumps parotitis.
- Include history of MMR vaccination and date of onset of symptoms on the laboratory request form.
As from 18th May 2020 (Monday) PLW Immunology will do in-house testing for all patient paid test requests (all sites). All others will be a send away test to WHL.
External Referral Information
Waikato Hospital Laboratory
External Lab Website