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Test ID VDSFQ VDRL Titer, Spinal Fluid


Specimen Required


Only orderable as a reflex. For more information see VDSF / VDRL, Spinal Fluid.


Useful For

Aiding in the diagnosis of neurosyphilis

Testing Algorithm

Only orderable as a reflex. For more information see VDSF / VDRL, Spinal Fluid.

Method Name

Only orderable as a reflex. For more information see VDSF / VDRL, Spinal Fluid.

 

Flocculation/Agglutination

Reporting Name

VDRL Titer, CSF

Specimen Type

CSF

Specimen Minimum Volume

0.2 mL

Specimen Stability Information

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

Reference Values

Only orderable as a reflex. For more information see VDSF / VDRL, Spinal Fluid.

 

Negative

Reference values apply to all ages.

Day(s) and Time(s) Performed

Monday through Friday; 12 p.m.

Performing Laboratory

Mayo Clinic Laboratories in Rochester

Test Classification

This test has been cleared or approved by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration and is used per manufacturer's instructions. Performance characteristics were verified by Mayo Clinic in a manner consistent with CLIA requirements.

CPT Code Information

86593

LOINC Code Information

Test ID Test Order Name Order LOINC Value
VDSFQ VDRL Titer, CSF 31146-4

 

Result ID Test Result Name Result LOINC Value
65036 VDRL Titer, CSF 31146-4

NY State Approved

Yes