HE4 Ovarian Tumor Marker

CERNER / EPIC MNEMONIC:

HE4

POE DESCRIPTION:

HE4

CPT CODE:

86305-90

CDM NUMBER:

3181490

TEST INFORMATION:

The HE4 EIA assay is an enzyme immunoassay for the quantitative determination of HE4 antigen in serum. HE4 is a biomarker for ovarian cancer.

TURNAROUND TIME:

7 days

CONTAINER TYPE: Red top tube
SPECIMEN REQUIREMENTS:

0.5 mL of serum

REJECTION CRITERIA:

Hemololysis, Lipemia, Specimens with heavy particulate matter.

MINIMUM VOLUME:

1 mL of blood  (0.5 mL serum)

REFERENCE RANGE:

See Quest Diagnostics - Search Test Code - 16500

METHODOLOGY:

EIA

REFERRAL LABORATORY:

Quest Diagnostics Nichols Institute