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Test ID GAL2 Probability of Hepatocellular Carcinoma, Serum


Specimen Required


Only orderable as part of a profile. For more information see HCCGS / Hepatocellular Carcinoma Risk Panel with GALAD Score, Serum

 

Container/Tube:

Preferred: Red top

Acceptable: Serum gel

Specimen Volume: 0.5 mL


Useful For

Calculation of the probability for patients with chronic liver disease to develop hepatocellular carcinoma

Method Name

Only orderable as part of a profile. For more information see HCCGS / Hepatocellular Carcinoma Risk Panel with GALAD Score, Serum

 

Calculation

Reporting Name

Probability of HCC

Specimen Type

Serum

Specimen Minimum Volume

0.25 mL

Specimen Stability Information

Specimen Type Temperature Time Special Container
Serum Frozen (preferred) 90 days
  Refrigerated  5 days

Reference Values

Only orderable as part of a profile. For more information see HCCGS / Hepatocellular Carcinoma Risk Panel with GALAD Score, Serum

 

Not applicable

Day(s) Performed

Monday, Wednesday, Friday

Report Available

Same day/1 to 3 days

Performing Laboratory

Mayo Clinic Laboratories in Rochester

Test Classification

Not Applicable

LOINC Code Information

Test ID Test Order Name Order LOINC Value
GAL2 Probability of HCC 96709-1

 

Result ID Test Result Name Result LOINC Value
GAL2 Probability of HCC 96709-1

NY State Approved

Yes