COCCIDIOIDES AB (CF)

Specimen Required
Draw blood in a plain red-top tube. Centrifuge, separate and send 1.0 mL serum (0.2 mL minimum) refrigerated in a screw-capped plastic vial.

Alternate Specimen
Serum: SST

Methodology
Complement Fixation

Stability
Room Temperature: 7 days; Refrigerated: 14 days; Frozen: 30 days

Reference Range
<1:2

Performed
Monday-Friday

Turnaround Time4-7 days
Test CodeCOCAF
CPT-4 Code (s)
86635
LOINC Codes
5096-3

Warde
Medical
Laboratory