Item Value
Test name Cryptococcal antigen
Available Stat? No
Turn around times 1 day
In House Availability CSF: Daily, day and evening shifts until 9 PM
Serum: Once daily on day shift
Performed by Microbiology
Normal range Negative
Container type Gold top, CSF tube or sterile collection tube
Amount to Collect 2 mL blood or 1 mL CSF
Sample type Serum, CSF

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