Cryptococcal antigen, CSF-6629

Test info

  
Cryptococcal antigen, CSF
  
6629
  
LAB6629
  
CAC

Specimen

  
Cerebrospinal fluid (CSF)
  

Sterile vial

  
1.0 mL
  

Sterile vial

  

Refrigerated - 72 hours

  
  • Improper label (unlabeled or mislabeled)
  • Time delay between time of collection and receipt of specimen
  • Improper transport container
  • Improper transport temperature
  • Inappropriate specimen type
  • Leaking container
  • Avoid hemolysis

Performance

  
AHL - Microbiology: M
  
Daily
  
1 day ;Stat - 2 hours
  

Lateral Flow Immunochromatographic Assay (LFIA)

Clinical and Interpretive info

  

Negative

Billing

  
86403
86406 - Titer (if applicable)

Tracking

  
11/30/2001
  
09/06/2018
  
03/06/2020