ALPHA-FETOPROTEIN MATERNAL SERUM (MAF)
: Esoteric Chemistry
: AFP, MAF, Alpha Fetoprotein Blood
: Chemiluminescent Immunoassay
: Pathologist Interpretation of risk for an open neural tube defect
: Red top (no gel)
: 1 mL
: 0.5 mL
: Refrigerated: 3 days, Frozen: 2 months
Reasons for Rejection
: Incomplete maternal/fetal information
: Monday - Friday
: 8:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
: 1 day
: This Assay is for Maternal Serum Testing only - not intended as a tumor marker.
: Samples collected from patients between 15 weeks, 0 days and 21 weeks, 6 days gestation will be accepted for this screening test. Complete Maternal/Fetal information sheet is required. Complete Maternal/Fetal information sheet is required.Click here to print the Fetal Risk Information Sheet.
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