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Test ID FPANS Pancreastatin

Method Name

Radioimmunoassay

Reporting Name

Pancreastatin

Specimen Type

GI Plasma


Specimen Required


Patient preparation:

Patient must be fasting 10-12 hours prior to collection of specimen.

Patient should not be on any medications that may influence Insulin levels, if possible, for at least 48 hours prior to collection.

 

Specimen Type: GI Plasma

Container/Tube: Special tube containing G.I. Preservative (MCL supply number T669).

Specimen Volume: 10mL

 

Collect blood in special tube containing G.I. Preservative (MCL supply number T669). Specimen should be separated and 2 mL plasma frozen as soon as possible.


Specimen Minimum Volume

1 mL

Specimen Stability Information

Specimen Type Temperature Time
GI Plasma Frozen 60 days

Reference Values

0-88 pg/mL

 

Day(s) and Time(s) Performed

Monday

Performing Laboratory

Cambridge Biomedical Inc.

CPT Code Information

83519

LOINC Code Information

Test ID Test Order Name Order LOINC Value
FPANS Pancreastatin 49013-6

 

Result ID Test Result Name Result LOINC Value
Z2267 Pancreastatin 49013-6

Test Classification

The performance characteristics of the listed assay was validated by Cambridge Biomedical Inc. The US FDA has not approved or cleared this test. The results of this assay can be used for clinical diagnosis without FDA approval. Cambridge Biomedical Inc. is a CLIA certified, CAP accredited laboratory for performing high complexity assays such as this one.