Test Overview

Test Methodology

Electrochemiluminescent Immunoassay (ECLIA)

Test Usage

Monitoring disease after radical prostatectomy

Reference Range*

See report, based on patient age

* Reference ranges may change over time. Please refer to the original patient report when evaluating results.

Test Limitations

This test should not be used for initial prostate cancer screening.

Test Details

Days Test Performed

Monday - Friday

Analytic Time

2 - 4 days

Soft Order Code

PSAU

MiChart Code

PSAU

Laboratory

Sendout

Laboratory Reference

Mayo PSAU

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Specimen Requirements

Offsite Collection Instructions

Collect specimen in an SST tube. Spin and aliquot within 2 hours of collection. Send to Specimen Processing frozen.

Container

Yellow Top Tube

Normal Volume

0.6 mL

Minimum Volume

0.4 mL

Additional Information

Test performed by Mayo Clinic Labs

Billing Information

Fee Codes


CPT Code

84153

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