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SynonymsMeasles; Mumps; Rubeola; Rubella; MMR Titer
Container TypeSerum separator tube (gold, brick, SST, or corvac)
Supply Item Numberpicture1467
Specimen TypeSerum
Preferred Volume2 mL
Minimum Volume1 mL
Specimen ProcessingSeparate serum from cells and transfer to 2 standard PAML aliquot tubes.
Store and TransportRefrigerated
StabilityRoom Temp 8 hours  Refrigerated Rubella: 1 week; Rubeola and Mumps: 2 weeks  Frozen (-20 °C) Rubella: 1 year; Rubeola and Mumps: 1 month  
CPT Codes86765, 86735,86762
Billing CodeMMRG
Test ScheduleRubella: Sun-Fri; Rubeola: Mon-Sat; Mumps: Mon-Sat
Turnaround Time1-3 days
MethodEIA and ICMA
Reference Ranges
Rubeola IgGISR
Negative - No significant level of IgG Ab to Rubeola virus detected. Patient may be susceptible to infection.LT 0.91
Indeterminate - Rubeola virus IgG Ab are equivocal. Cannot determine the patient's immune status by this method.0.91-1.09
Positive - Significant level of IgG Ab to Rubeola virus detected. Indicates current or previous infection.GT 1.09
Mumps Virus Antibody, IgGIV
Negative - No significant level of detectable mumps virus Ab.0.90 or less
Equivocal - Repeat testing in 10- 14 days may be helpful.0.91-1.09
Positive-IgG Ab to mumps virus detected, which may indicate a current or previous exposure/immunization to mumps virus. Positive IgG Ab levels in the absence of current clinical symptoms may indicate immunity.1.10 or more
Rubella Ab, IgGIU/mL
Presumed Immune10 or greater
Presumed Non-ImmuneLT 5
Result flagging will be based on presumed immune status

Interface Codes
typeorder codetest descriptionresult coderesult descriptionunitsdecimal placesloinc code
o86999.Z175Rubeola, Mumps, Rubella IgG Abs
r86999.Z175Rubeola, Mumps, Rubella IgG Abs86735.Z2Mumps Virus Antibody, IgGOD225418-5
r86999.Z175Rubeola, Mumps, Rubella IgG Abs86762Rubella Antibody, IgGIU/mL08014-3
r86999.Z175Rubeola, Mumps, Rubella IgG Abs86765Rubeola (Measles) Ab, IgGISR25244-9