Prostatic Specific Antigen


Test Information

Test Name

Prostatic Specific Antigen

Synonyms

PSA; Prostatic marker; Total Prostate specific antigen; Immulite PSA

Department

Biochemistry

Preferred Specimen

SST

Testing Location

PLW

Turn Around Time

1 Day


Collection Information

Patient Requestable

Yes


Processing Information

Registration Code

PSA

Notes

For Female patient, register COMS, &PSAF

Alternative Specimen

Plain tube


Methodology

Sample Storage

Fridge

Sample Stability

1 week

Interpretations

View Interpretations

Contact Information

john.woodford@pathlab.co.nz