|Description||Includes: Gastrin, Glucagon, Pancreatic Polypeptide (PP), Somatostatin, Vasoactive Intestinal Polypeptide (VIP)
Please note this test is performed by North West London Pathology|
|Indication||Endocrine causes for diarrhoea, & other GI problems.
|Additional Info||Very unstable - hence need for special collection procedures.|
|Collection Conditions||Sample must be fasting >10 hours.
Collect into an EDTA tube. **Must be brought to the lab within 15 min of collection for urgent processing.**|
|Min. Vol||3 Ml|
|Freq.||Referred to external laboratory|
|Ref. Range (Male)|| |
|Ref. Range (Female)|| |
|Ref. Range (Paed)|| |
|Ref. Range Notes||Various|
|Units|| - Not Defined -|
|IP Acute TAT||- Contact Laboratory|
|IP Routine TAT||3 weeks|
|GP Acute TAT||- Contact Laboratory|
|GP Routine TAT||- Contact Laboratory|
|Turnround Comment||Susan Willams / Paul Bech:email@example.com|
Originally edited by : RGJ. Review due on 28/02/2020 13:59:40. Published By Matthew Clifford on 28/02/2019 13:59:40.