Chemiluminescent Microparticle Immunoassay (CMIA)
HE4, WFDC2, Ovary
Quest Diagnostics San Juan Capistrano
Other Reference Test
Monday, Wednesday, and Friday
2 mL Blood
Red Top (No Additive)
Room Temp: 48 Hours; Refrigerated: 72 Hours; Frozen: 28 Days
Gross hemolysis; Lipemia; Icteric specimens; Presence of fibrin; RBCs or other particulate matter; Obvious microbial contamination
o.5 mL Serum
0.3 mL Serum
Sample collected in a red-top tube must be allowed to clot for at least 30 minutes but no longer than 1 hour.
Useful for an aid in monitoring patients with treated epithelial ovarian cancer for recurrence or progression.