The Elecsys AFP assay is indicated for serial measurements of AFP to aid in the management of patients with germ cell tumors.
Samples should not be taken from patients receiving therapy with high biotin doses (i.e. > 5 mg/day) until at least 8 hours following the last biotin administration.
Room temperature: 5 days Refrigerated: 14 days Frozen: 6 months
Serum, gel separator, SST or Lithium plasma separator tube
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