What is a Total PSA Test?
The Total PSA test measures the blood level of PSA, Total.
Why is a Total PSA Test important?
PSA is produced by the prostate gland. High PSA levels are linked to prostate cancer. PSA levels are also measured in order to assess the relative risk of prostate cancer recurrence after treatment.
What type of specimen will I submit?
This PSA Test, Total is a blood test.
Do I need to fast to take this test?
Fasting is not necessary.
How long does it take to get test results?
It typically takes 4 business days or less.