Item Value
Test name Alpha-Fetoprotein, CSF
Available Stat? No
Turn around times Test run Monday-Saturday. Turnaround time: 2-3 days.
Performed by Mayo
Normal range < 1.5 ng/mL

Reference range in newborns is not established.
Container type CSF tube or sterile collection tube
Amount to Collect See preferred volume
Collection Instructions Specimen label must contain the date the sample was collected and the legible name of the person who collected the sample.
Sample type CSF

If you have additional questions regarding this test, please call: 415-353-1667