antibodies, such as
rheumatoid factor or antinuclear antibodies, may also
cause a false-positive result.
What To Think About
If your baby has the IgG antibody, he or she is
not infected. If your baby has the IgM antibody, he or she does have
Your newborn baby may be given a TORCH test at the
same time as a toxoplasmosis test. TORCH stands for Toxoplasmosis, Other, Rubella, Cytomegalovirus, and
Herpes. The TORCH test checks to see if your baby has
any of these infections.