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ca 19-9
Synonyms: Carbohydrate Antigen 19-9 
Computer Code: (RC199)
Specimen Collection: 4 mL blood (red or gold top tube). 
Minimum Volume: 2.0 mL 
Handling Instructions for Offsite Areas: Allow to clot, centrifuge for 20 minutes, remove serum, refrigerate. Min 0.3 mL serum. 
Reference Values: See reference laboratory report.  
Lab Code: CC REF 
Requisition: SPEC C
Test Frequency: NA 
Routine TAT: 6 days 
Stat TAT: NA 
CPT Code(s): 86301 
LCD or NCD: (NCD) http://www.cms.hhs.gov/mcd/index_section.asp?ncd_sections=40 
Methodology Used: R
See Addendum XVII

Albany Medical Center
43 New Scotland Avenue
Albany, NY, 12208
Date: 09/30/2014
Time: 07:54:09 (24hr)