Protein, CSF


Test ID/Workstation: PRCSF MACH1

Specimen Type: CSF

Tube Type: CSF container

Collection Volume: 0.3 mL (minimum 0.1 mL)

Cause for rejection: Bloody spinal tap invalidates results.

Storage: Refrigerated

Availability: Daily, 24 hours; STAT

Methodology: Colorimetric method using pyrogallol- red molydate complex

Special Instructions: Deliver to lab immediately.


Lab/Phone: 330-746-9623

TAT: 1 hour

Additional Info: Reference range: 15-45 mg/dL

CPT Code: 84157

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