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Test ID: CCOC    
Coccidioides Antibody, Spinal Fluid

Secondary ID A test code used for billing and in test definitions created prior to November 2011

81542

NY State Approved Indicates the status of NY State approval and if the test is orderable for NY State clients.

Yes

Useful For Suggests clinical disorders or settings where the test may be helpful

Serologic testing for coccidioidomycosis should be considered when patients exhibit symptoms of meningeal infection and have lived or traveled in areas where Coccidioides immitis is endemic. Any history of exposure to the organism or travel cannot be overemphasized when coccidioidomycosis serologic tests are being considered.

Method Name A short description of the method used to perform the test

Complement Fixation (CF) Using Coccidioidin: IgG
Immunodiffusion: IgG and IgM

Reporting Name A shorter/abbreviated version of the Published Name for a test; an abbreviated test name

Cocci CF and ID, CSF

Aliases Lists additional common names for a test, as an aid in searching

COCCI CF & ID, CSF
Coccidioides, Spinal Fluid
San Joaquin Valley Fever