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Carcinoembryonic antigen


  • Chemistry
  • Health Assessment and Safety

General Information

Name Information
Matrix:Serum / Plasma
Application:Insurance Risk Assessment, Wellness
Turnaround Time:Daily
Analytical - Method:Sandwich principle
Reportable - Test Results Type:Quantitative
Units - Conventional:ng/mL

Specimen Information

Name Information
Minimum Volume:300 µL
Preferred Volume:500 µL
Rejection Criteria:

Improper labeling, improper sample handling, and wrong sample type.

Collection Instructions:

See “Blood Collection”

Collection Patient Preparation:NA
Container:Only the specimens listed below were tested and found acceptable. Serum collected using standard sampling tubes or tubes containing separating gel. Na‑heparin, K3‑EDTA, and sodium citrate plasma. When sodium citrate is used, the results obtained must be corrected by + 10 %.