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Total Prostate Specific Antigen


  • Chemistry
  • Health Assessment and Safety

General Information

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

Specimen Information

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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. Lithium heparin, K3-EDTA, and sodium citrate plasma. When sodium citrate is used, the results must be corrected by + 10 %.