Get your Health question answered in 3 easy steps
A Doctor will be with you shortly
Ask a Doctor Now
143 Doctors are Online

Am pregnant, done blood tests. Are the results okay?

User rating for this question
Very Good
Answered by

General & Family Physician
Practicing since : 1978
Answered : 6593 Questions

my girlfriend has had blood tests for pregnancy. she is about 12 weeks pregnent.
her rub igm is 0.399 and the rub igg is 842.7
her cmv igm is 0.207 and her cmv igg is 400.5

is this ok??
Posted Sun, 9 Sep 2012 in Pregnancy
Answered by Dr. Pavan Kumar Gupta 19 minutes later
Thanks for the query.
IGm antibodies present in the blood indicate current infection while IGg antibodies indicate either immunization or the past infection.
Since IGm levels are normal and IGg levels are high in your girl friend,it means she has adequate antibodies for rubella and cytomegalovirus( CMV ).
There is nothing to worry as every thing is all right.
This is a normal report.
I hope to have answered your query however you may revert to me for any further query.
Best of luck
Above answer was peer-reviewed by
Share on Facebook
Share on Twitter
Share on Google+
Question is related to
Diseases and Conditions
Medical Procedures
Medical Topics

The user accepted the expert's answer

Ask an OBGYN

© Ebix, Inc. All Rights Reserved.
All the information, content and live chat provided on the site is intended to be for informational purposes only, and not a substitute for professional or medical advice. You should always speak with your doctor before you follow anything that you read on this website. Any health question asked on this site will be visible to the people who browse this site. Hence, the user assumes the responsibility not to divulge any personally identifiable information in the question. Use of this site is subject to our Terms & Conditions
Already Rated.
Your rating:

Ask a Doctor