Ordering Recommendation
Mnemonic
VEG FACTOR
Methodology

Quantitative Chemiluminescent Immunoassay

Performed

Tue

Reported

1-8 days

New York DOH Approval Status
This test is New York DOH approved.
Specimen Required
Patient Preparation
Collect

Lavender (EDTA) or pink (K2EDTA).

Specimen Preparation

Separate plasma from cells ASAP or within 2 hours of collection. Transfer 1 mL plasma to an ARUP Standard Transport Tube. (Min: 0.3 mL)

Storage/Transport Temperature

CRITICAL FROZEN. Additional specimens must be submitted when multiple tests are ordered.

Unacceptable Conditions

Hemolyzed specimens.

Remarks
Stability

After separation from cells: Ambient: 4 hours; Refrigerated: 6 hours; Frozen: 6 months

Reference Interval

9-86 pg/mL

Interpretive Data

This assay is performed using the QuantiGlo® Chemiluminescent EIA kit. Values obtained with different assay methods or kits cannot be used interchangeably.

Compliance Category

Laboratory Developed Test (LDT)

Note
Hotline History
N/A
CPT Codes

83520

Components
Component Test Code* Component Chart Name LOINC
0092661 Vascular Endothelial G Factor 34694-0
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Aliases
  • Vascular Endothelial Growth Factor ELISA
  • VEGF
  • VEGF Plasma
Vascular Endothelial Growth Factor