What is an MMR titer?
An MMR titer is a blood test that checks for immunity (from prior vaccination or infection) to the Measles, Mumps and Rubella infections.
Who gets an MMR titer test?
An MMR titer test is typically ordered by healthcare workers for credentialing requirements (e.g. hospital, RepTrax, Vendormate) and students studying in healthcare programs. Additionally, some people get the MMR titer to check immunity when they are going to be around a new baby or someone with a weakened immune system.
What type of MMR titer results will I receive?
Our MMR titer is the gold standard quantitative (i.e. a number) IgG titer test.
What does a positive MMR titer result mean?
A positive MMR titer means that you are considered immune and do not need to be revaccinated.
What type of specimen will I submit?
This MMR Titer is a blood test.
Do I need to fast to take this test?
Fasting is not necessary.
How long does it take to get test results?
It typically takes 4 business days or less.