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Chromogranin A

Laboratory:Clinical Biochemistry
Test Code:CHROMOG A
Specimen Types:Serum
Container Types:
SST
Collection & Request Instructions:Fast for > 8 hours pre procedure
Collect on Ice
Transport Instructions between Sites and/or Laboratories:On Ice
Send to lab immediately

Please indicate medications and supply clinical notes.

Assay Frequency:Weekly
External Laboratory:Peter MacCallum Cancer Centre (VCCC)
Additional Notes:

New method Cisbio CgA from 12/5/2014.

Reference Interval: 27 - 94 ug/L  ( M and F)

 

Note: Correlation with the previous Dako CgA method. Cisbio CgA results are higher and quite different from the Dako method - no conversion factor.