If you treat a cytomegalovirus infection for example taking oral valgacyclovir, will the CMV antibody count lower?
Not likely. Treatment for CMV is not needed often and treatment is not likely to affect the antibody titer.
Sort of. The body has different antibodies in response to any infection. The IgM antibodies usually rise during an active infection and are a sign that the body is fighting something. The igg antibodies are indicators of long term immunity and those remain elevated for the rest of your life. Read more...