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CEA (Carcinoembryonic Antigen)

Mnemonic:    [CEA]
Name:    CEA (Carcinoembryonic Antigen)
Specimen:    1 mL serum from a Red SST or Red top tube, or plasma from a Green PST.
Spec Stability:    Stable 5 days refrigerated.
Reference Range:    0.0 - 5.0 ng/mL
  Method:    Chemiluminescent Immunoassay