TPSF - Overview: Protein, Total, Spinal Fluid

Test Catalog

Test ID: TPSF    
Protein, Total, Spinal Fluid

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

To detect increased permeability of the blood-brain barrier to plasma proteins


To detect increased intrathecal production of immunoglobulins

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

Reflectance Spectrophotometry

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


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

Protein, Total, CSF

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

Protein, Total, CSF