Arginine Vasopressin Hormone
0070027
Ordering Recommendation
 
Mnemonic
AVH PLASMA
Methodology
Quantitative Radioimmunoassay
Performed
Mon, Wed, Fri
Reported
3-11 days  
New York DOH Approval Status
This test is New York DOH approved.
Submit With Order
Specimen Required
Patient Preparation
  
Collect
Lavender (EDTA) or pink (K2EDTA).  
Specimen Preparation
Separate plasma from cells ASAP or within 2 hours of collection. Transfer 6 mL plasma to ARUP Standard Transport Tubes and freeze immediately. (Min: 2.5 mL)  
Storage/Transport Temperature
CRITICAL FROZEN. Separate specimens must be submitted when multiple tests are ordered.  
Unacceptable Conditions
Non-frozen specimens.  
Remarks
  
Stability
After separation from cells: Ambient: 2 hours; Refrigerated: Unacceptable; Frozen: 1 month  
Reference Interval
Effective May 21, 2012
0.0-6.9 pg/mL  
Interpretive Data


See Compliance Statement D: www.aruplab.com/CS  
Note
 
CPT Code(s)
84588
Components
Component Test Code*Component Chart Name
0070027Arginine Vasopressin Hormone
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Aliases
  • ADH
  • ADH, Plasma
  • Antidiuretic Hormone
  • Antidiuretic Hormone, Plasma
  • Arginine Vasopressin, Plasma
  • AVH, Plasma
  • AVP
  • Diabetes Insipidus
  • SIADH
  • Vasopressin
  • Vasopressin/ADH