ALPHA FETOPROTEIN, CSF

Synonyms: AFP Tumor Marker; Alpha-Fetoprotein, CSF
Computer Code: (RAFPC1)
Specimen Collection: 1 mL Cerebrospinal fluid.
Minimum Volume: 0.2 mL CSF
Handling Instructions for Offsite Areas: Freeze. Room Temp: 24 hrs Refrig: 1 week Min. 0.2 mL CSF
Reference Values: See reference laboratory report.
Lab Code: CC REF
Requisition: SPEC C
Test Frequency: NA
Routine TAT: 8
Stat TAT: N/A
CPT Code(s): 86316
LCD or NCD:
Methodology Used:
See Addendum XVII