Protein, Cerebrospinal Fluid

CERNER / EPIC MNEMONIC: C/PROTEIN
POE DESCRIPTION: CSF PROTEIN
CPT CODE: 84157
DAYS PERFORMED: Specimen accepted daily, 24 hours
TURNAROUND TIME: 1 hour
CONTAINER TYPE:

CSF collection tubesRed top tube - 10 mLRed top tube - 4 mL

SPECIMEN REQUIREMENTS: Cerebrospinal fluid
MINIMUM VOLUME: 0.2 mL
TEST SYNONYM(S):Cerebrospinal Fluid Protein; CSF Prot; CSF Protein; Protein, CSF