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Pancreastatin, Plasma
2004232
Ordering Recommendation
Mnemonic
PANCREA
Methodology
Quantitative Radioimmunoassay
Performed
Varies
Reported
5-22 days
New York DOH Approval Status
This test is New York DOH approved.
Submit With Order
ARUP Consult®
Disease Topics
Specimen Required
Patient Preparation
Patient must be fasting 10-12 hours prior to collection. Patient should not be on any medications that may influence insulin levels, if possible, for at least 48 hours prior to collection. 
Collect
GI preservative tube. Order ARUP supply #47190 online through eSupply using Connect or contact ARUP Client Services at 800-522-2787. 
Specimen Preparation
Separate from cells within 1 hour of draw and transfer 2 mL plasma to an ARUP Standard Transport Tube and freeze immediately. (Min: 1 mL) 
Storage/Transport Temperature
CRITICAL FROZEN. Separate specimens must be submitted when multiple tests are ordered. 
Unacceptable Conditions
Thawed specimens. Specimens not collected in GI preservative tube. 
Remarks
 
Stability
Ambient: Unacceptable; Refrigerated: Unacceptable; Frozen: 2 months 
Reference Interval
By report
Interpretive Data


Components
Component Test Code*Component Chart NameLOINC
2004233Pancreastatin, Plasma49013-6
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Aliases

Performed at Cambridge Biomedical Research Group