VDRL, CSF

Alphabetical Test listing

VDRL, CSF-723

  
VDRL, CSF
  
723
  
86592.1
  
VDRL
  
VDRL
  
Cerebrospinal fluid (CSF)
  

Sterile vial/container

  
1.0 mL
  
0.2 mL
  

Sterile vial/container

  

Refrigerated

  
  • Improper labels (unlabeled or mislabeled)
  • Hemolysis (some procedures)
  • Delay in transport
  • Improper storage temperature affecting results
  • Improper container
  • Leaking container resulting in compromised specimen
  • Quantity not sufficient (QNS)
  
AHL - Immunology: I
  
We
  
1 - 8 days
Positive VDRL's are repeated the next day prior to reporting
  

Agglutination

  

Negative

  

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86592
  
11/30/2001
  
03/04/2021