Colorimetric (Pyrogallol Red)
Useful in the diagnosis of infectious, neoplastic and degenerative processes involving the central nervous system.
15 - 45 mg/dl (150-450 mg/l)
* Reference ranges may change over time. Please refer to the original patient report when evaluating results.
- Protein, Spinal Fluid
- CEREBROSPINAL FLUID PROTEIN
STAT requests for this test will be performed on a STAT basis (supervisory staff approval is not required).
Collect spinal fluid; refrigerate. Avoid contamination with blood (hemoglobin is a protein).