Item Value
Test name mNGS Pathogen Dx
Available Stat? No
Turn around times 1-2 weeks
In House Availability Yes, upon consultation with the Infectious Diseases or Neurology service for UCSF patients.
Performed by Microbiology
Normal range No microorganisms detected
Container type CSF tube or sterile black-top tube
Collection Instructions Lumbar puncture
Sample type CSF

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