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Prostate Specific Antigen (PSA) - Sensitive, Serum

Test ID: ULTRAPSA

Test

Method

ECLIA

Report Includes

Prostate Specific Antigen (PSA) - Ultra sensitive

Specimens

Serum

Test Location

Mount Sinai Hospital, 600 University Avenue, Toronto ON M5G 1X5

Test Version

1-Feb-2023

Specimen

Specimens

Serum

Sample Volume

2 mL

Specimen Comment

Barricor™ tube is not acceptable.

Collection & Handling

Collection Instructions

Do not add acid or other preservatives. Recommend collection prior to rectal exam or other action that may affect PSA levels.

Stability

Refrigerated 5 days
Frozen 6 Months

Rejection Criteria

Specimen Barricor™ tube

Test Version

1-Feb-2023

Performance / Interpretation

Method

ECLIA

Turnaround Time

3 days

Results

Name Units Reference Range Conversion Factor
PSA - Ultrasensitive µg/L
  • Less than 4.0
ng/mL x 1.00

Test Location

Mount Sinai Hospital, 600 University Avenue, Toronto ON M5G 1X5

Test Version

1-Feb-2023

Interface / Setup

Test Version

1-Feb-2023