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Carcinoembryonic antigen (CEA)

Carcinoembryonic antigen (CEA) is a topic covered in the Guide to Diagnostic Tests.

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Carcinoembryonic antigen, serum (CEA)

<2.5 ng/mL [mcg/L]



Separate serum from cells ASAP or within 2 hr of collection

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McPhee, Stephen J., et al. "Carcinoembryonic Antigen (CEA)." Guide to Diagnostic Tests, 7th ed., McGraw-Hill Education, 2017. Anesthesia Central, anesth.unboundmedicine.com/anesthesia/view/GDT/619096/all/Carcinoembryonic_antigen__CEA_.
McPhee SJ, Lu CM, Nicoll D. Carcinoembryonic antigen (CEA). Guide to Diagnostic Tests. 7th ed. McGraw-Hill Education; 2017. https://anesth.unboundmedicine.com/anesthesia/view/GDT/619096/all/Carcinoembryonic_antigen__CEA_. Accessed March 23, 2019.
McPhee, S. J., Lu, C. M., & Nicoll, D. (2017). Carcinoembryonic antigen (CEA). In Guide to Diagnostic Tests. Available from https://anesth.unboundmedicine.com/anesthesia/view/GDT/619096/all/Carcinoembryonic_antigen__CEA_
McPhee SJ, Lu CM, Nicoll D. Carcinoembryonic Antigen (CEA) [Internet]. In: Guide to Diagnostic Tests. McGraw-Hill Education; 2017. [cited 2019 March 23]. Available from: https://anesth.unboundmedicine.com/anesthesia/view/GDT/619096/all/Carcinoembryonic_antigen__CEA_.
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