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Test ID: SCRYP    
Cryptococcus Antigen Screen, Serum

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


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


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

Aiding in the diagnosis of cryptococcosis

Reflex Tests Lists test(s) that may or may not be performed, at an additional charge, depending on the result and interpretation of the initial test(s)

Test IDReporting NameAvailable SeparatelyAlways Performed
SCRYRCryptococcus Ag, SYesNo

Testing Algorithm Delineates situation(s) when tests are added to the initial order. This includes reflex and additional tests.

If EIA results are reactive, latex agglutination testing (Cryptococcus Ag) will be performed at an additional charge.

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

SCRYP/86167: Enzyme Immunoassay (EIA)

SCRYR/28071: Latex Agglutination

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

Cryptococcus Ag Screen, S

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

Cryptococcus Ag Screen, S