Within 24 hours
Serum Separator Tube (SST).
Separate cells within 2 hours of collection. Transport 1 mL serum in an ARUP Standard Transport Tube. (Min: 0.5 mL)
Plasma. Grossly hemolyzed specimens.
Ambient: 8 hours; Refrigerated: 5 days; Frozen: 6 months
0.0 - 4.0 ng/mL
This test was performed using the Abbott Total PSA immunoassay. Results obtained with different test methods or kits cannot be used interchangeably. The Abbott Total PSA assay is approved as an adjunctive test to aid in the management of prostate cancer patients, and as an aid in the detection of prostate cancer when used in conjunction with digital rectal exam in men 50 years or older. Prostatic biopsy is required for diagnosis of cancer.
This test is only available to patients of the Huntsman Cancer Hospital and Clinics.
|Component Test Code*||Component Chart Name||LOINC|
|2009966||Prostate Specific Antigen - HCH|