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Test Name:Chromogranin A
Test Number:8045/CGA
Collect:1.0 ml Frozen Serum - Plain Red
Peds Collect:0.5 ml Frozen Serum - Plain Red
Alternate Collect:SST
Container:MAYO - Screw Cap Transfer Vial
Processing:Spin, Separate & Freeze
Transport/Stability:Frozen
Refrigerated - NO
Ambient - NO
Alternate Names:
Performing Lab:Mayo Medical Labs (CGAK)
Days Set Up:M - Sa
Expected TAT:2 -3 Days
Ref. Ranges:< 93ng/mL
Collection/
Processing Details:
Useful in Diagnosis of Carcinoid Tumors.
*Proton pump inhibitor drugs should be discontinued for at least 2 weeks before collection.
If SST is drawn spin, separate and freeze before transport.
Method:Homogeneous Time-Resolved Fluorescence
CPT Codes:86316
Additional Information: Re-Baseline Notification
Date Created:11/07/2007
Revised Date:06/03/2013