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Test Code 9470 Parvovirus B19 Antibodies, IgG and IgM, Serum

Additional Codes

Mayo Test ID

Reporting Name

Parvovirus B19 Ab, IgG and IgM, S

Useful For

Diagnosing recent parvovirus infection (IgM)


Assessing past infection (eg, screening pregnant women) and immunity to parvovirus infection (IgG)

Profile Information

Test ID Reporting Name Available Separately Always Performed
PAIG Parvovirus B19 Ab, IgG, S No Yes
PAIM Parvovirus B19 Ab, IgM, S No Yes

Performing Laboratory

Mayo Medical Laboratories in Rochester

Specimen Type


Specimen Required


Preferred: Serum gel

Acceptable: Red top

Specimen Volume: 0.5 mL

Specimen Minimum Volume

0.5 mL

Specimen Stability Information

Specimen Type Temperature Time
Serum Refrigerated (preferred) 14 days
  Frozen  14 days
  Ambient  7 days

Reference Values

IgG: <0.9

IgM: <0.9

Day(s) and Time(s) Performed

Monday through Friday; 11 a.m.

Test Classification

This test has been cleared or approved by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration and is used per manufacturer's instructions. Performance characteristics were verified by Mayo Clinic in a manner consistent with CLIA requirements.

CPT Code Information

86747 x 2

LOINC Code Information

Test ID Test Order Name Order LOINC Value
PARV Parvovirus B19 Ab, IgG and IgM, S In Process


Result ID Test Result Name Result LOINC Value
PAIG Parvovirus B19 Ab, IgG, S 7983-0
PAIMS Parvovirus B19 Ab, IgM, S 7984-8
INT20 Interpretation 59464-8

Method Name

Enzyme Immunoassay (EIA)


If not ordering electronically, complete, print, and send a General Request Form (T239) with the specimen (

Barnes-Jewish Hospital Additional Information:
For BJH Laboratory Use Only

Laboratory Processing Instructions:
BJH Chemistry will forward to the performing laboratory. Do not reject specimen if not received on ice.