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  Antidiuretic Hormone Specimen Type:
  also known as ADH , Arginine Vasopressin, AVP , AVH Plasma

Blood


SCRAP

Specimen requirements: 2 x 3 mL EDTA Tubes or 6 mL EDTA Tube
Reference ranges:
CATEGORY LOW   HIGH   UNITS   QUALITATIVE  
N/A 0.0 4.7 pg/mL N/A
Unit of measure: pg/mL
Ideal sample: 6.0 mL Whole Blood
Absolute minimum amount: 2.1 mL plasma (pediatric 1.1 mL plasma)
Method of collection: N/A
Transportation: Transport to the Laboratory immediately.
Label instructions: N/A
Request test on form: "Write in" MULTI LABS [Chem/Hem/UA/Tox/BB/Rheum] ( 151-104 )
Order/entry screen(s): N/A
Stat frequency: N/A
Stat turn around time: N/A
Routine frequency: N/A
Must be in by: N/A
Routine turn around time: Up to 12 days
For Hillcrest deliver to: SCRAP : Specimen Central Receiving and
  Processing, room 2-117
For Thornton deliver to: Chemistry : Processing Desk, 1st floor, Hospital,
  room 1-013
This test is sent to : ARUP - Associated Regional & University
Scheduling requirements : N/A
Method: Radioimmunoassay
Special Instructions: N/A
  Results are available on a Chart Copy
  Results are Quantitative
CyberLAB abbreviation: ADH
CyberLAB code: 8322
Lab Processing Instructions: CRITICAL FROZEN.  Separate plasma from cells as soon as possible. Freeze specimen immediatly after processing.