CLFAT - Overview: Cryptococcus Antigen Titer, LFA, Spinal Fluid

Test Catalog

Test Name

Test ID: CLFAT    
Cryptococcus Antigen Titer, LFA, Spinal Fluid

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

Monitoring Cryptococcus antigen titers in cerebrospinal fluid


Aiding in the diagnosis of cryptococcosis

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

Lateral Flow Assay (LFA)

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

Cryptococcus Ag Titer, LFA, CSF

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

Cryptococcal Antigen, CSF
Cryptococcus neoformans
Fungal Serology
Cryptococcus gattii