CEAPC - Overview: Carcinoembryonic Antigen (CEA), Pancreatic Cyst Fluid

Test Catalog

Test Name

Test ID: CEAPC    
Carcinoembryonic Antigen (CEA), Pancreatic Cyst Fluid

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

When used in conjunction with imaging studies, cytology, and other pancreatic cyst fluid tumor markers:

-Distinguishing between mucinous and nonmucinous pancreatic cysts

-Determining the likely type of malignant pancreatic cyst

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

Immunoenzymatic Assay

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


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

CEA, Pancreatic Cyst

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

CEA (Carcinoembryonic Antigen)