ANTIGEN CRYPTOCOCCUS SERUM (CRS)
: 87327; if test is positive additional 86407
: EIA and Latex Agglutination
: Red top SST (Clot activator with gel)
: 1 mL
: 0.5 mL
: Room temperature
: Send to lab immediately
: Tuesday and Thursday
: Once per day in AM
: 1-5 days
: A titer (with a separate charge will be performed on positives.) STAT requests require infectious disease approval.
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