CA 19-9
Department: Referred Biochemistry
Alternate Names for Test: CARBOHYDRATE ANTIGEN CA 19-9
TUMOUR MARKERS 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: http://labtests.ccdhb.org.nz/search.aspx
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: http://www.rcpamanual.edu.au/index.php?option=com_pttests&view=tests&Itemid=77
Contact Details:
Lab Contact: Jan Tenberge
Department Name: Specimen Reception
Phone: (04) 3815900 ext 717
Fax: (04) 3815948
Email: jtenberge@apath.co.nz

Test Information last updated on 15/03/2011
Website last updated on 21/07/2014 08:37

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