Alpha Fetoprotein, Tumor Marker

Alpha Fetoprotein, Tumor Marker

$ 23.00

AFP Tumor Markers

AT A GLANCE

Also known as:

AFP; Total AFP; AFP-L3%

Formal name:

Alpha-fetoprotein, Total; Alpha-fetoprotein-L3 Percent

Related tests:

CEA; hCG; Tumor Markers; DCP

Were you looking for AFP Maternal, ordered during pregnancy?

Why Get Tested?

To help diagnose and monitor therapy for certain cancers of the liver, testes, or ovaries

When to Get Tested?

When your doctor suspects that you have certain cancers of the liver, testes, or ovaries; at intervals during and after treatment for one of these cancers; sometimes when you have chronic hepatitis or cirrhosis

Sample Required?

A blood sample drawn from a vein in the arm

Test Preparation Needed?

None

After placing an order, you will receive a doctor approved lab order by email usually within 20-30 minutes. The emailed Lab Requisition will allow you to go to a local patient collection site to get tested. You will not have to pay any additional lab, collection or doctor's fees.  Most test will normally report within 48-72 hours by secure email. List of collections site can be found using our Lab Locator Tool. If you have any questions please call our offices at 1-844-455-6355 or chat online with a member of our Care Team.