Test directory: Cryptococcus Antibody

Ordering Code4905
Test NameCryptococcus Antibody
AliasCryptococcus neoformans Ab
Preferred SpecimenSerum
Preferred ContainerSST (Gold)
Other Specimen/ContainerSerum in Plain (Red)
Optimum Volume1 mL
Collection InstructionsKeep refrigerated
Handling InstructionsSeparate serum promptly
Keep refrigerated
Transport RequirementsOahu: Refrigerated
Airline: Refrigerated
Specimen StabilityAmbient: 7 Days
Refrigerated: 14 Days
Frozen: 30 Days
Rejection CriteriaGrossly hemolyzed
Avail. StatNO
Analytic TimeUp to 7 Days
MethodologyAgglutination
Reference Lab Quest Diagnostic Lab-NI

Reference range(s)

ComponentAgeMale NormMale Critical LowMale Critical HighFemale NormFemale Critical HighFemale Critical LowUnitsAdd'l info
Cryptococcus AntibodyALLSee report.