Children's Mercy Hospitals and Clinics
Name
Alpha Fetoprotein - blood (serum)

Synonyms
AFP

CMH Lab Section
Chemistry

Specimen Requirements
1 mL blood in red gel or mint green tube

Availability
Routine

Turn Around Time
2-3 hours

Methodology
Chemiluminescent Immunoassay

Ranges
0-7.0 ng/mL


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