CA 15-3

CERNER / EPIC MNEMONIC: CA 15-3
POE DESCRIPTION: CA 15-3
CPT CODE: 86316
DAYS PERFORMED: Daily, First shift
TURNAROUND TIME:

8-24 hours

CONTAINER TYPE:

Red top tube - 4 mL or SST tube

SPECIMEN REQUIREMENTS:

4 mL b lood (2.0 mL serum)

REJECTION CRITERIA:

Gross hemolysis

MINIMUM VOLUME: 1.0 mL blood (0.3 mL serum)
METHODOLOGY:

Chemiluminescent Microparticle Immunoassay (CMIA)

TEST SYNONYM(S):Breast Antigens 115D8/DF3