CEASF - Overview: Carcinoembryonic Antigen (CEA), Spinal Fluid

Test Catalog

Test Name

Test ID: CEASF    
Carcinoembryonic Antigen (CEA), Spinal Fluid

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

Detecting meningeal carcinomatosis and intradural or extradural infiltration 

 

Differentiating brain parenchymal metastasis from adenocarcinoma or squamous-cell carcinoma

Highlights

 

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.

Yes

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

Carcinoembryonic Ag (CEA), CSF

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

Tumor Markers
Carcinoembryonic Antigen (CEA)