IVD Test Reagent/Kits, Immunoassay, Tumor Marker, Carbohydrate Antigen CA 242
Definition : Immunoassay reagents intended to perform qualitative and/or quantitative analyses on a body fluid sample (e.g., serum) to determine CA 242, a blood group carbohydrate-related tumor marker. The detection of the tumor marker CA 242 is mostly used in diagnosis and monitoring of colorectal and pancreatic carcinomas; this assay has been also used for diagnosis of cholangiocarcinoma.
Entry Terms : "Carbohydrate Antigen 242 (CA 242) Determination Reagents" , "CA 242 (Carbohydrate Antigen 242) Determination Reagents" , "Reagents, Immunoassay, Tumor Marker, Carbohydrate Antigen CA 242"
UMDC code : 19845