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Protein, CSF

Laboratory : Chemistry

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