CATN - Overview: Calcitonin, Serum

Test Catalog

Test ID: CATN    
Calcitonin, Serum

Useful For Suggests clinical disorders or settings where the test may be helpful

Aids in the diagnosis and follow-up of medullary thyroid carcinoma

 

Aids in the evaluation of multiple endocrine neoplasia type II and familial medullary thyroid carcinoma

Method Name A short description of the method used to perform the test

Electrochemiluminescence Immunoassay

NY State Approved Indicates the status of NY State approval and if the test is orderable for NY State clients.

Yes

Reporting Name A shorter/abbreviated version of the Published Name for a test; an abbreviated test name

Calcitonin, S

Aliases Lists additional common names for a test, as an aid in searching

CT (Calcitonin)
Thyrocalcitonin