Test directory: Carcinoembryonic Ag, Body Fluid

Ordering Code5499
Test NameCarcinoembryonic Ag, Body Fluid
CEA, Pancreatic Cysts
Preferred SpecimenBody Fluid
Preferred ContainerSterile Container
ARUP Transport Tube
Optimum Volume1 mL
Handling InstructionsIndicate a source on test request form

Centrifuge to remove cellular material
Transfer specimen to ARUP Standard Transport Tube.
Transport RequirementsOahu: Refrigerated
Airline: Refrigerated
Specimen StabilityAmbient: 8 Hours
Refrigerated: 1 Week
Frozen: 6 Months
Rejection CriteriaBody fluid containing cellular material
Avail. StatNO
Analytic TimeUp to 1 Week
MethodologyQuantitative Electrochemiluminescent Immunoassay
Reference Lab ARUP Laboratories

Reference range(s)

ComponentAgeMale NormMale Critical LowMale Critical HighFemale NormFemale Critical HighFemale Critical LowUnitsAdd'l info
SourceALLSee report.
Carcinoembryonic Ag, Body FluidALLSee report.