Pancreastatin, Serum
2004232
Ordering Recommendation
Mnemonic
PANCREA
Methodology
Qualitative Enzyme-Linked Immunosorbent Assay
Performed
Varies
Reported
7-10 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
Serum Separator Tube (SST). 
Specimen Preparation
Allow specimen to clot for 2 hours at room temperature. Centrifugation for 15 minutes at approximately 1000xg. Transfer 2 mL serum 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. 
Remarks
 
Stability
Ambient: Unacceptable; Refrigerated: Unacceptable; Frozen: 1 month 
Reference Interval
By report
Interpretive Data


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Components
Component Test Code*Component Chart NameLOINC
2004233Pancreastatin, Serum49013-6
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Aliases

Performed at Cambridge Biomedical Research Group