What is a Mumps titer?
A Mumps titer is a blood test that checks for immunity (from prior vaccination or infection) to Mumps.
Who gets a Mumps titer test?
A Mumps 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 Mumps titer to check immunity when they are traveling.
What type of Mumps titer results will I receive?
Our Mumps titer is the gold standard quantitative (i.e. a number) IgG titer test.
What does a positive Mumps titer result mean?
A positive Mumps titer means that you are considered immune and do not need to be revaccinated.
What type of specimen will I submit?
This Mumps 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.