Veripath Test Directory

Epic Test Name CRYPTOCOCCAL AG SERUM
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Description
Specimen Requirements 
Container Serum separator or plain red collection tube
Specimen Type Blood
Preferred Collection Volume 3 mL
Minimum Collection Volume 2 mL; Neonates 0.5 mL
Collection Instructions
Specimen Handling
Rejection Criteria
Methodology Latex agglutination
Reference Range Negative
CPT Code(s) 87450, Titer; 86403
Department Chemistry/Immunology
Contact Information Customer Service: 214-633-0400, Toll Free 877-887-8136
Turn Around Time4 to 24 hours
Performed Sunday - Saturday, 1st shift
Performed by Chemistry/Immunology
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Notes Positive Specimens will reflex to a titer.
Updated/Reviewed 01/27/2016


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