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Prostate Specific Antigen, Diagnostic (PSA, Diagnostic)

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UNC Hospitals
McLendon Clinical Laboratories
101 Manning Drive
Chapel Hill, NC 27514


Tube Type
gold top tube
Test ID   PSAD
EPIC Order
CPT Code(s)   84153
Group/Individual Test   Individual
Laboratory   Core Laboratory
Tube Station   30
Specimen Routine: 4 mL blood/serum separator tube/gold top/red top tube acceptable; see important Comments
  Micro: 500┬ÁL blood gold top of red top bullet
Availability Routine: 24 hrs/day
Turnaround Time Routine: 2 hrs
Reference Range Normal: <4 ng/mL
To be used when managing diagnosed prostatic malignancies or detecting persistent disease in patients following treatment.
Reference Range effective 3-23-2007.


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