CCOC - Overview: Coccidioides Antibody, Spinal Fluid

Test Catalog

Test Name

Test ID: CCOC    
Coccidioides Antibody, Spinal Fluid

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

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


Reporting Name A shorter or 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

Coccidioides, Spinal Fluid
San Joaquin Valley Fever