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Prostate Specific Antigen

Centralized Core Laboratory : Chemistry

Test ID/Workstation :
Specimen Type:
Tube Type:
Gold top SST (serum separator tube, no anticoagulant)
Collection Volume:
1.5 mL (minimum 1.0mL)
Sent to reference lab
Electrochemiluminescent Immunoassay (ECLIA)
Special Instructions:
Serum gel tubes should be centrifuged within 2 hours of collection. If collected at an offsite location, send by a STAT Courier to Hospital lab
1-3 days
Additional Info:
Reference range:
  • Female: Not applicable
  • <40 Years < or = 2.0 ng/mL
  • 40-49 Years < or = 2.5 ng/mL
  • 50-59 Years < or = 3.5 ng/mL
  • 60-69 Years < or = 4.5 ng/mL
  • 70-79 Years < or = 6.5 ng/mL
  • > or = 80 Years < or = 7.2 ng/mL
  • CPT Code:
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