Test Catalog

Test ID: MYCO    
Mycoplasma pneumoniae Antibodies, IgG and IgM, Serum

Useful For Suggests clinical disorders or settings where the test may be helpful

Screening for recent or past exposure to Mycoplasma pneumoniae


This test should not be used as a screening procedure for the general population.

Profile Information A profile is a group of laboratory tests that are ordered and performed together under a single Mayo Test ID. Profile information lists the test performed, inclusive of the test fee, when a profile is ordered and includes reporting names and individual availability.

Test IDReporting NameAvailable SeparatelyAlways Performed
MYCOGM. pneumoniae Ab, IgG, SNoYes
MYCOMM. pneumoniae Ab, IgM, SNoYes
MYCONM. pneumoniae Ab InterpretationNoYes

Reflex Tests Lists tests that may or may not be performed, at an additional charge, depending on the result and interpretation of the initial tests.

Test IDReporting NameAvailable SeparatelyAlways Performed
MMYCOM. pneumoniae Ab, IgM, S by IFANoNo

Testing Algorithm Delineates situations when tests are added to the initial order. This includes reflex and additional tests.

If Mycoplasma pneumoniae, IgM is reactive or equivocal, then M pneumoniae IgM by indirect immunofluorescence assay (IFA) will be performed at an additional charge.

Method Name A short description of the method used to perform the test

MYCOG, MYCOM: Enzyme Immunoassay (EIA)

MMYCO: Indirect Immunofluorescence Assay (IFA)

NY State Available Indicates the status of NY State approval and if the test is orderable for NY State clients.


Reporting Name Lists a shorter or abbreviated version of the Published Name for a test

M. pneumoniae Ab, IgG and IgM, S

Aliases Lists additional common names for a test, as an aid in searching

M. pneumoniae
Mycoplasma Serology