Carcinoembryonic antigen

Alphabetical Test listing

Carcinoembryonic antigen-664

  
Carcinoembryonic antigen
  
664
  
82378.0
  
CEA
  
CEA
  
Serum
  
  
1.0 mL
  
0.5 mL
  

Spin

  

Gold serum separator (SST) tube

  
  

Spin and separate

  
  

Refrigerated - 7 days

  
  • Improper labels (unlabeled or mislabeled)
  • Hemolysis (some procedures)
  • Improper anticoagulant or ratio
  • Delay in transport
  • Improper storage temperature affecting results
  • Improper container
  • Leaking container resulting in compromised specimen
  • Quantity not sufficient (QNS)
  
AHL - Chemistry: C
  
Daily
  
1 - 4 days
  

Chemiluminescent, Sandwich Complex

  

Smoker:       ≤ 5.0 ng/mL

Non-smoker: ≤ 3.0 ng/mL

  
82378
  
Yes
  
  
11/30/2001
  
08/27/2018
  
02/10/2020