Test Details

Mnemonic

AVAH

Ordering Code

3685300

CPT-4 Code(s)

84588 RUO

Specimen Information

Collect

Lavender EDTA (3)
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Specimen Preparation

Centrifuge, separate plasma from cells within 2 hours and send 6.0 mL plasma in screw capped plastic vials. CRITICAL FROZEN.
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Minimum Volume

2.5 mL
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Transport Temperature

CRITICAL FROZEN
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Rejection Criteria

Non-frozen specimens
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Stability

Room temperature: 2 hours
Refrigerated: Unacceptable
Frozen: 30 days
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Methodology

Quantitative Radioimmunoassay
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Reference Range

0.0 - 6.9 pg/mL
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Performing Laboratory

ARUP Reference Laboratory
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New York DOH Approval Status

Yes
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