3184SR Human Chorionic Gonadotropin, Beta with serial reporting

Components
NAME METHOD REFERENCE RANGE UNITS
Beta-Human Chorionic Gonadotropin ICMA  < 5.0  mIU/mL 


Specimen Requirements
TYPE VOLUME TEMPERATURE INSTRUCTIONS
PRIMARY
1 Serum 2 (1) mL   Ambient - 7 Day(s), Refrigerated - 7 Day(s), Frozen - 2 Month(s)  


Clinical utility
Monitor the course of trophoblastic cancer, patient response to treatment, and disease recurrence.


Reported: Same day

CPT Code: 84702

Notes: This assay measures the nicked and non-nicked hCG, as well as the free beta subunit. This test is FDA cleared but is not labeled for use as a tumor marker. For Serial Graphic reporting, you must provide the patient's Social Security number.