Laboratory Test Information Guide

Details for CA15-3, Serum

Test Name: CA15-3, Serum
Alternate Name(s): CA 153
CA15-3
CA153
Laboratory: Endocrinology
Specimen Type: Adult:
5 mL Gold top Vacutainer tube

Light Green (Li-Heparin) or Lavender (EDTA) top tubes are NOT acceptable
Collection Information: Minimum volume of serum required is 400 ÁL.
Requisition: GENERAL LABORATORY REQUISITION
Test Schedule: Monday - Friday
0800-1600
Turnaround time from when specimen
is received in testing laboratory:
 
Routine
10 days
Stat
 
 
Reference Range: ≤30 kU/L
Effective Date: 2019-07-04
Revised Date:  
Critical Value:  
Interpretive Comments: Please note change in method as of July 4, 2019.
Special Processing:  
Comments:  
Method of Analysis: Thermo Fisher Fluorescent Immunoassay
Critical Information Required:  
Storage & Shipment: Store and ship serum frozen.
System Codes: 
Cerner
CA153
 
Referred To:  

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