Test directory: Vasoactive Intestinal Polypeptide

Ordering Code4379
Test NameVasoactive Intestinal Polypeptide
AliasVIP
Preferred SpecimenPlasma
Preferred ContainerEDTA, K2 (Lavender)
Optimum Volume1 mL
Transport RequirementsOahu: Frozen
Airline: Frozen
Specimen StabilityAmbient: Not Stable
Refrigerated: Not Stable
Frozen: 90 Days
Rejection CriteriaGrossly hemolyzed, Grossly lipemic, Grossly icteric
Avail. StatNO
Analytic TimeUp to 1 Day
MethodologyRadioimmunoassay (RIA)
Reference Lab Mayo Medical Lab

Reference range(s)

ComponentAgeMale NormMale Critical LowMale Critical HighFemale NormFemale Critical HighFemale Critical LowUnitsAdd'l info
Vasoactive Intestinal PolypeptideALL< 75< 75pg/mL