CA 19-9
Department: Referred Biochemistry
Alternate Names for Test: CARBOHYDRATE ANTIGEN CA 19-9
Specimen Collection Requirements:
Sample Type:

1x Yellow SST (Serum Separator) tube 5.0mL

Unacceptable Samples: Haemolysed specimens not suitable and anticoagulants interfere with this assay
Transport Requirements: Ambient
Referred Specimens:
Referred to: Capital & Coast DHB Laboratory
Link to Reference Lab Website:
Preferred Aliquot: 1mL serum
Pre-Transport Requirements to Reference Lab: Refrigerate
Transport Requirements to Reference Lab: Ambient
In the Lab:
Lab Test Code: RC19
Turnaround Time: 2 weeks
Reference Interval & Interpretation: Provided with Reference Laboratory result.
Link to Application and Diagnostic Use Website:
Contact Details:
Lab Contact: Max Reed and Dr Michael Crooke
Department Name: Biochemistry
Phone: (04) 3815900 ext 850
Fax: (04)3815985

Test Information last updated on 05/01/2015
Website last updated on 31/08/2015 09:26

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