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Test ID FHSAG MVista Histoplasma Ag Quantitative, Spinal Fluid

Method Name

Enzyme Immunoassay (EIA)

Reporting Name

MVista Histoplasma Ag, CSF

Specimen Type

CSF


Specimen Required


Specimen Type: Spinal Fluid

Sources: CSF

Container/Tube: Sterile container

Specimen Volume: 2 mL

Collection Instructions:  Collect 2 mL of spinal fluid (CSF). Ship refrigerated. 2 mL of spinal fluid. Send specimen in a plastic, screw-capped vial refrigerated.


Specimen Minimum Volume

0.8 mL

Specimen Stability Information

Specimen Type Temperature Time
CSF Refrigerated (preferred) 14 days
  Ambient  14 days
  Frozen 

Reference Values

Reference interval:         None Detected

 

Results reported as ng/mL in 0.4 – 19 ng/mL range

 

Results above the limit of detection by below 0.4 ng/mL are reported as 'Positive, Below the Limit of Quantification'.

 

Results above 19.0 ng/mL are reported as 'Positive, Above the Limit of Quantification'.

Day(s) and Time(s) Performed

Monday through Friday

Performing Laboratory

MiraVista Diagnostics

CPT Code Information

87385

LOINC Code Information

Test ID Test Order Name Order LOINC Value
FHSAG MVista Histoplasma Ag, CSF 51754-0

 

Result ID Test Result Name Result LOINC Value
Z1722 Result: 51754-0
Z1034 Interpretation Not Provided

Test Classification

This test was developed and its performance characteristics determined by MiraVista Diagnostics. It has not been cleared or approved by the FDA; however, FDA clearance or approval is not currently required for clinical use. The results are intended to be used as the sole means for clinical diagnosis or patient management decisions.