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Epic Test Name PSA
Components
Synonyms Prostate Specific Antigen, Total PSA
Description
Specimen Requirements 
Container Preferred Green/yellow PST (lithium heparin) collection tube, Acceptable Plain RED, SST. K3-EDTA.
Specimen Type Blood
Preferred Collection Volume 3 mL
Minimum Collection Volume 2 mL; Neonates 0.5 mL
Collection Instructions
Specimen Handling
Rejection Criteria
Methodology ECLIA
Reference Range 0.00 – 4.00 ng/mL
CPT Code(s) 84153
Department Chemistry
Contact Information Lab (main): 214-633-5227
Turn Around TimeRoutine less than 4 hrs
Performed Sunday - Saturday
Performed by Chemistry
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Notes
Updated/Reviewed 09/25/2017


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