Item Value
Test name Histoplasma capsulatum Antigen
Available Stat? No
Turn around times Test performed Monday-Friday. Turnaround: 2-5 days.
Performed by Mira Vista Diagnostics via Quest
Normal range
<0.7 Negative
0.7-2.9 Borderline
>2.9 Moderate to strong positive
Container type
Urine Urine cup
Blood Gold top, Lavender top, Lt Green top, Red top
CSF CSF tube or sterile collection tube
BAL Black top tube
Amount to Collect
Urine 10 mL
Blood 4 mL
All other samples 2 mL
Sample type Random urine, EDTA or heparinized plasma, serum, CSF, BAL

If you have additional questions regarding this test, please call: 415-353-1667