Preferred amount: Full tube of Whole Blood
Minimum amount: 0.5 mL whole blood
Solid phase red cell adherence
Intrauterine or congenital CMV infections occur in 0.5 to 2.2% of all live births. Symptomatic congenital infections usually occur in infants born to non-immune mothers who have primary infections during pregnancy. Latency and reactivation of CMV influence the interpretation of serological results.