Prostate Specific Antigen (Total)*

Code

PSPA

Sample Reqs

B

Turnaround

4 hrs

Special instructions

* Results that fall between 4.00 ug/L and 10.00 ug/L will automatically reflex to a Free PSA with a calculated ratio. The ratio of Free to Total PSA may help discriminate between prostate cancer and benign prostatic hyperplasia.



Sample type guide

B

Gold Vacutainer, SST/Gel anticoagulant, 5ml

See the Sample Requirements page for an explanation of all the sample requirements.

See the Special Instructions Legend page for a full list of special instructions.

Last-updated: 18/12/20

 

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