Stanford Hospital & Clinics and Lucile Packard Children’s Hospital
RESULT
Test Name : Vasoactive Intestinal Polypeptide Order Code : 11099R
Note: This is a Sendout/Referred Test and is only offered to registered patients of SHC or LPCH.
Synonyms: VIP
Specimen Type: Plasma
Container Type: Lavender-top tube (EDTA)
Required Volume: 1 mL
Minimum Volume (Pediatric): 0.55 mL
Methodology: Radioimmunoassay (RIA)
Standard Run Times: Mon, Wed
Turnaround Time: 5 days
Special Handling: Frozen. Draw blood from a fasting patient (8 hour). Note: this test should not be requested on patients who have recently received radioactive material.
CPT Codes: 84586
LPCH EPIC Code: LAB1107
SHC EPIC Code: LAB11099R
Causes For Rejection: Grossly hemolyzed specimens
Department: Sendouts
Clinical Specialties: Gastroenterology/Hepatology
Sendout Lab: Mayo Medical Laboratories
URL: http://www.mayomedicallaboratories.com/test-catalog/Overview/8150