Test Catalog
West Nile, CSF, IgG and IgM
  • CPT Code: 86788; 86789
  • LOINC:
  • Specimen Type: CSF
  • Frequency: Setup: Mon-Fri (in high season): Analytic time 1 day
  • Instructions: 1.0mL CSF, refrigerated in sterile vial.
  • Text: Preferred test for the laboratory diagnosis of West Nile virus meningitis or encephalitis Components: Z5563 West Nile IgG, CSF; Z5564 West Nile IgM, CSF; Z6941 West Nile CSF Interpretation
  • Methodology: Enzyme-Linked Immunosorbent Assay (ELISA).