SPNC - Overview: Streptococcus pneumoniae Antigen, Spinal Fluid

Test Catalog

Test Name

Test ID: SPNC    
Streptococcus pneumoniae Antigen, Spinal Fluid

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

Rapid diagnosis of pneumococcal meningitis

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

Immunochromatographic Membrane Assay

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

Streptococcus pneumoniae Ag, CSF

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

Pneumococcal Pneumonia
Pneumococcus Antigen
S. pneumoniae
Streptococcus pneumoniae