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Carcinoembryonic Antigen (CEA), Serum

Test ID: CEAF
Orderable by Ontario ND

Test

Method

Electrochemiluminescence

Platform

Roche Cobas e602

Report Includes

Carcinoembryonic Antigen (CEA)

Specimens

Serum

Test Location

ON, CA

Test Version

25-Nov-2019

Specimen

Specimens

Serum

Sample Volume

3 mL

Specimen Comment

Plasma samples are not suitable.

Collection & Handling

Handling Information

Separate as soon as possible.

Additional Information

This test is funded for Ontario patients who meet the criteria listed on the funded-CEA form which must accompany funded CEA requests. A Transfer Fee will be billed for funded CEA requests. Repeat testing is not funded if assay performed within the prior 4 weeks.

Stability

Refrigerated 7 days

Test Version

25-Nov-2019

Performance / Interpretation

Method

Electrochemiluminescence

Platform

Roche Cobas e602

Turnaround Time

5 days

Results

Name Units Reference Range Conversion Factor
Carcinoembryonic Antigen (CEA) µg/L
  • 0.0 - 4.0
ng/mL x 1.00

Test Location

ON, CA

Test Version

25-Nov-2019

Interface / Setup

HL7 Interface Codes

Order Code Result Codes Units
CEAF 2788CEA µg/L

Test Version

25-Nov-2019