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Blood Test Information

CA-19.9
 
minimum sample volume required ~ 5ml

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Tube type: SST

Special instructions
None

Minimum retesting interval
Test should not be repeated within 7 days

Reference range
0 - 27

Units
IU/L

Turnaround Time
2 days

Department: Biochemistry

Clinical Application
CA19.9 is a tumour marker for diagnosed gastrointestinal cancer. Its use in screening for disease is limited by sensitivity and specificity.

 
 

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