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  CA-125 Specimen Type:
  also known as Cancer Antigen 125

Blood


CHEMISTRY

Specimen requirements: Gel Separator Tube 6 mL
  or:Gel Separator Tube 4 mL
Reference ranges:
CATEGORY Normal UNITS   QUALITATIVE  
N/A <35 U/mL N/A
Unit of measure: U/mL
Ideal sample: 5.0 mL Whole Blood
Absolute minimum amount: 3.0 mL Whole Blood
Method of collection: N/A
Transportation: N/A
Label instructions: N/A
Request test on form: MULTI LABS [Chem/Hem/UA/Tox/BB/Rheum] ( 151-104 )
Order/entry screen(s): Chemistry Blood Browse Function
Stat frequency: N/A
Stat turn around time: N/A
Routine frequency: Monday and Thursday
Must be in by: N/A
Routine turn around time: 3-5 Days
For Hillcrest deliver to: SCRAP : Specimen Central Receiving and
  Processing, room 2-117
For Thornton deliver to: Chemistry : Processing Desk, 1st floor, Hospital,
  room 1-013
Scheduling requirements : N/A
Method: Two-site Chemiluminometric
Special Instructions: N/A
  Results are available on a Chart Copy
  Results are Quantitative
CyberLAB abbreviation: CA125
CyberLAB code: 2311
Lab Processing Instructions: Freeze specimen after processing.