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CEA

Alternative Name:

CARCINOEMBRYONIC ANTIGEN (CEA)

Clinical Utility:

Intended for the in vitro quantitative determination of carcinoembryonic antigen in human serum and plasma

Container:

1 mL SST Tube

Collection Instructions:

Fill tube, invert gently 5 times, label with patient name, let stand for minimum of 30 minutes, maximum of 1 hr, spin for 10-15 minutes

Storage Instruction:

Refrigerate

Turnaround Time:

1 days

CPT Code:

82378 (1)