Specimen Type: Serum
Container: 1 Serum Separator Tube (SST)
Preferred Vol: 1.00 mL
Min Vol: 0.50 mL
Rubella has the potential to cause fetal infection with resultant birth defects. Diagnosis is best made serologically. In the absence of a current or recent infection, a demonstration of specific IgG on a serum sample is evident of immunity to Rubella.