Cytomegalovirus IgG Antibody in Bhopal
Understanding Cytomegalovirus IgG Antibody in Bhopal
What is Cytomegalovirus IgG Antibody in Bhopal?
Cytomegalovirus (CMV) is a common virus that causes mild illness or no symptoms. This test detects IgG antibodies which are produced by the body as a result of CMV infection. This test is used to diagnose the CMV in pregnant women or immunocompromised person having flu like symptoms. IgG antibodies are produced after several weeks of infection and thus used to detect past or current infection. The test is also recommended in the new born child having congential abnormalities, unexplained jaundice or anaemia and prior to organ transplant.