CSF Total Protein

NameCSF Total Protein
Tube TypeFluoride (Grey Top Tube)
Reporting Unitsg/L
Reference Range1 day – 1 month
2 months – 3 months
4 months – 6 months
7 months – 12 months
1 year – 2 years
3 years – 4 years
5 years – 8 years
8+ years
0.25 – 0.72
0.2 – 0.72
0.15 – 0.5
0.1 – 0.45
0.1 – 0.4
0.1 – 0.38
0.1 – 0.43
0.15 – 0.45
Analytical Range0.04 – 6
AvailabilityNDDH (24/7)
Target turnaround time2 hours
Special requirements & notesCSF collection kits available on MAU
Patient preparationN/A
Volume required1 ml
If delayed transport to lab, store:N/A
Factors affecting result interpretationHaemolysis invalidates
Time limit for add on testN/A
Pathology disciplineBiochemistry
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Last updated: July 30, 2019