Mumps antibodies

Sample type and Volume required: 
5ml clotted blood – red and yellow top.
If current infection is suspected Saliva testing kit should be requested from Colindale 020 8200 6868 ext 4412
Turnaround time: 
10-14 days
Special sample instructions: 

Reference laboratory request suitable for ‘at risk’ contacts of confirmed cases only. Post vaccination antibody levels will not be tested as are not appropriate.

Contacts:
For clinical advice or interpretation of results, please contact the laboratory in the first instance.

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Last updated: 07/08/2015