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Protein, CSF

Lab Section: 

Chemistry

 

Lab Location: 

Main Lab

Test ID: 

LAB195

 

Synonyms: 

CSF Protein

Methodology: 

Turbidimetric

Schedule: 

On request

Reported: 

1 hour for STAT orders; 4 hours for Routine orders

Specimen Requirements: 

Collection: 1.0 mL Cerebrospinal Fluid in a CSF Tube.
Pediatric volume: 0.2 mL.

 

Reference Interval: 

<50 mg/dL >

15 - 45 mg/dL

CPT Code(s): 

84157

Last Changed: 

7/3/2018 10:39 AM

Last Reviewed: 

8/23/2017 10:11 AM