This test is used to aid in establishing the presence of Cryptococcus neoformans infection. The cryptococcal antigen test is positive in about 85% to 90% of cryptococcal meningitis.
Its sensitivity reaches 95% in patients with AIDS. Cryptococcus neoformans is most commonly found in bird droppings and dirt.
Diagnosing cryptococcus infection.
No special preparation is necessary prior to blood sample collection.
Cryptococcus Antigen, Serum – TC – 11196
Estimated Turn Around For Results:
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