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  CA 15-3 Specimen Type:
  also known as Cancer Antigen -Breast

Blood


SCRAP

Specimen requirements: Gel Separator Tube 4 mL
  or: 3 mL Heparin Tube
  or:4 mL Lavender Top (EDTA)
Reference ranges:
CATEGORY Normal UNITS   QUALITATIVE  
For Investigational Use Only =<25 U/mL N/A
Unit of measure: Units/mL
Ideal sample: 4.0 mL
Absolute minimum amount: 0.2 mL serum or plasma
Method of collection: N/A
Transportation: N/A
Label instructions: N/A
Request test on form: "Write in" MULTI LABS [Chem/Hem/UA/Tox/BB/Rheum] ( 151-104 )
Order/entry screen(s):  N/A
Stat frequency: N/A
Stat turn around time: N/A
Routine frequency: Daily
Must be in by: N/A
Routine turn around time: 1-2 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
This test is sent to : ARUP - Associated Regional & University
Scheduling requirements : N/A
Method: Electrochemiluniescent Immunoassay
Special Instructions: N/A
  Results are available on a Chart Copy
  Results are Quantitative
CyberLAB abbreviation: CA153
CyberLAB code: 8412
Lab Processing Instructions: Allow serum to clot completely at room temperature. Separate serum or plasma from cells ASAP. Freeze after processing.