Laboratory Services

AFP, Tumor Marker

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Updated Test Information:

Test Description
AFP, Tumor Marker
Synonym(s)
AFP
Test ID
AFP
General Information
This test is specific for oncology monitoring only. Not to be ordered for prenatal testing.
Specimen Type
Serum
Alternate Specimen Type
Red, Li‑heparin, K2‑EDTA and K3‑EDTA plasma
Specimen Requirements
SST
Stability
5 days at 20‑25 °C
14 days at 2‑8 °C
3 months at ‑20 °C (± 5 °C)
Methodology
electrochemiluminescence immunoassay “ECLIA”
Estimated TAT
0-2 days
Testing Schedule
Monday-Saturday
CPT Code(s)
82105
Minimum Sample Volume
1 mL
Pediatric Min. Volume (if applicable)
500 uL
Reference Range
≤ 8.3 ng/mL
Performing Lab
Incyte Diagnostics
LOINC Code(s)
53962-7