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Test ID: PSA    
Prostate-Specific Antigen (PSA) Diagnostic, Serum

Secondary ID A test code used for billing and in test definitions created prior to November 2011

9284

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

Yes

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

Evaluating patients with documented prostate problems in whom multiple prostate-specific antigen tests may be necessary per year

 

Monitoring patients with a history of prostate cancer as an early indicator of recurrence and response to treatment

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

Electrochemiluminescent Immunoassay (ECLIA)

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

Prostate-Specific Ag Diagnostic, S

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

PSA (Prostate Specific Antigen)
PSA, S MMLNE only
SPSA
Total PSA