UCSF Navigation Bar

UCSF Departments of Pathology & Laboratory Medicine Home Page

Lab Manual for UCSF Clinical Laboratories

Lab Manual for SFGH

Internal Resources

Click here for more information about laboratory operations and procedures

If you have additional questions regarding this test, please call: 415-353-1667

Search Our Test Menu

Cancer Antigen 27.29

Item Value
Approval req'd? No
Available Stat? No
Test code CA2729
Performed by Quest
Sendout? Yes
Method Immunoassay
Container type Gold top or Red top
Amount to Collect 2 mL blood
Sample type Serum
Preferred volume 1 mL serum
Min. Volume 0.5 mL serum
Processing notes Aliquot and freeze sample. Transport to CB frozen. Order Quest test code 20123P
Units U/mL
Normal range < 38 U/mL
Stability Room temperature 1 week, refrigerated 1 week, frozen 4 weeks
Turn around times Turn around time: 7 days
CPT coding 86300-90
LOINC code 17842-6
Last Updated 6/24/2016 12:17:24
Entry Number 155
UCSF home page UCSF home page About UCSF Search UCSF UCSF Medical Center