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What Does Rubella Ig G Negative Mean
That means a person: Needs to get an MMR shot. The MMR vaccine will cause a person to form antibodies against Rubella virus and become protected against Rubella (German measles). The company that makes the vaccine stopped making the single-ingredient Rubella vaccine, so one has to take the 3-ingredient MMR vaccine. Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
You R protected: A positive rubella titer means your body has developed a protective level of antibodies to the rubella virus. You either had rubella or had an immunization.To a woman it means you will not need to worry during pregnancy that your fetus will suffer the devastating effects of rubella. That virus can cause miscarriage, organ damage, blindness ; deafness if it strikes during pregnancy. Read more
Rubella: This means you are immune.Get a more detailed answer ›
Tests, tests, tests: There are 5 different classes of antibodies that our bodies produce. The first ones are in the IgM class and only stay around for 90 days or so. The IgG antibodies can stick around for years and give long lasting immunity. So you had rubella (German Measles) or the immunization for it at least 90 days ago and that waned but you have long lasting immunity to it (elevated IgG! Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
I did rubella IgG last year&it was normal. Now its 0.8 reported as low. As it has to be more than 0.9 according to the lab. What does that mean?
Immunity may be: Waning. Your IgG is a measure of how well your immune system remembers how to protect itself from infection. You have IgG because you were likely immunized as a child. In some adults, this may wane and you may need a booster. Consult with your physician. Read more
CMIA: Stands for chemoluminescent microparticle immunoassay. This is the way the a specific rubella antibody test is done. This is a typical test done in pregnant women to make sure they are immune to rubella. This particular test result is positive, which means you are immune to rubella, which means the shot you received for rubella worked. This is important because rubella can harm the fetus. Read more
I had done test for rubella igG and igM both and test results show 0.13 OD ratio for igG and 0.25 OD ratio for igM. What does this mean?
Interpreting titers: Ask your lab about the interpretation of these ratios. The results are generally reported in titers that are either positive or negative. Positive results mean you either have measles, IgM or had then in the past IgG. If they are both negative you require a measles immunization. Ask your lab for their interpretation. Read more
I'm 11wks pregnant. My Rubella Igg - 183 IGM - 0.88. Another test after 4 weeks Igg 335 IGM 0.45. Is my baby safe? What does increase in IGG means? Help
Rubella IgG: Means previous exposure, IgM > 1.1 denotes recent infection, which isn't your case, and your IgG titers are good. Yes you can have a normal child if you have IgG to rubella, means immunity to the disease, your best bet for having normal pregnancy and a healthy baby is good prenatal care, good luck Read more
A pregnant woman's Rubella IgG result shows 154.14 IU/mL (Positive). But she has not vaccinated rubella. What does it means? Pls explain
Most likely, good: News showing her immunity to Rubella. IgG antibodies increase during an active Rubella infection, but not right at its beginning, & stay elevated. If she had symptoms of a viral illness with fever & a rash around the time of conception or during pregnancy, her doctor can order a Rubella IgM titer to make sure that her infection was not recent enough to pose a risk to her fetus. Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
My wife has Rubella IGG- positive & IGM -Negative, she is 23 years old, We are planning for child, will this effect child. She had 'Miscarriage' once.
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