Protein, CSF : 1000196

Test Code
CFTP or 1000196


Alias/See Also
Protein, Total, CSF; TP


CPT Codes
84157

Instructions
CSF (cerebrospinal fluid).


Transport Container
CSF (Min. 0.2 mL) in a screw capped tube.


Transport Temperature
Refrigerated.


Specimen Stability
Ambient: 24 hours; Refrigerated: 72 hours; Frozen: 6 months


Methodology
Colorimetric

Setup Schedule
Sunday - Saturday


Report Available
1 day


Reference Range
8.0-32.0 mg/dL


Performing Laboratory
med fusion



The CPT Codes provided in this document are based on AMA guidelines and are for informational purposes only. CPT coding is the sole responsibility of the billing party. Please direct any questions regarding coding to the payor being billed. Any Profile/panel component may be ordered separately. Reflex tests are performed at an additional charge.