CJD; Creutzfeldt-Jakob Disease; Human Prion Disease; RT QuIC
Other Reference Test
2-5 mL CSF
The first 2 mL of CSF that flows from the tap should be discarded.
Room Temp: 48 Hours; Refrigerated: 2 Weeks; Frozen: Indefintely (Preferred)
Specimens exposed to more than one freeze/thaw cycle
5 mL CSF
2 mL CSF
Complete an ARUP requisition and submit with specimen frozen. Call Apollo Courier Service for pick-up Monday-Friday.
86317, 84182, 0035U