Lateral flow EIA
Establish presence of cryptococcal antigen
Screen: Negative, Titer: No titer
A single negative result does not rule out the possibility of cryptococcal infection.
- CRYPTOCOCCUS ANTIGEN, SERUM
- Cryptococcus Antigen Titer
- India Ink Replacement Assay
Collect specimen in SST tube. Centrifuge, aliquot serum into a plastic vial and refrigerate within 24 hours of collection. Titer will be run on specimens giving a positive screen.
If the Cryptococcus screen is positive, a titer will be performed at an additional charge. By ordering this test the clinician acknowledges that additional reflex testing will be performed and billed at a separate additional charge if indicated.