Stanford Hospital & Clinics and Lucile Packard Children’s Hospital
RESULT
Test Name : Cancer Antigen 19-9 Order Code : C199
Synonyms: C199, C19-9, CA 19-9, CA 199, CA199, Carbohydrate Ag 19-9
Specimen Type: Serum
Container Type: Preferred: SST Gold-top gel tube. Acceptable: Mint-top gel tube (lithium heparin) or Red-top tube (Plain) no additive
Required Volume: 2 mL
Minimum Volume (Pediatric): 1 mL
Methodology: Immunoassay
Standard Run Times: Mon-Sat
Turnaround Time: 2-3 days
Special Handling: Refrigerate
CPT Codes: 86301
LPCH EPIC Code: LAB777
SHC EPIC Code: LABCA199
Causes For Rejection: Body fluids
Department: Chemistry