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3109C: Alpha-Fetoprotein (AFP) Tumor Marker CSF Print View
AFP, Tumor Marker ICMA  < .5  ng/mL 

PRIMARY
1 CSF 2 (0.7) mL   Room Temperature - 14 Day(s)/Frozen - 45 Day(s)/Refrigerated - 14 Day(s)  
ALTERNATE

Elevated alpha-fetoprotein concentrations (>3.0 ng/mL) in the cerebrospinal fluid (CSF) are associated with intracranial germ-cell tumors.
Setup Schedule
Sunday-Saturday

Reported (Analytical Time)
Same day

CPT Code
86316

The CPT codes provided 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 payer being billed.

Notes
Reject criteria: Grossly lipemic **This test is no longer available for New York patient testing**






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