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Cryptococcus Antibody (INACTIVE as of 12/02/13)
0098947
Ordering Recommendation
Mnemonic
CRYPTO AB
Methodology
Latex Agglutination
Performed
Varies
Reported
3-7 days
New York DOH Approval Status
This test is New York DOH approved.
Submit With Order
ARUP Consult®
Disease Topics
Specimen Required
Patient Preparation
 
Collect
Plain red or serum separator tube (SST). 
Specimen Preparation
Transfer 1 mL serum to an ARUP Standard Transport Tube. (Min: 0.3 mL) 
Storage/Transport Temperature
Refrigerated. Also acceptable: Room temperature or frozen. 
Unacceptable Conditions
 
Remarks
 
Stability
Ambient: 1 week; Refrigerated: 2 weeks; Frozen: 1 month 
Reference Interval
By report
Interpretive Data


Note
CPT Code(s)
86641
Components
Component Test Code*Component Chart NameLOINC
0099623Cryptococcus Antibody16124-0
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Aliases

Performed at Focus Diagnostics, Inc.