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.
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)
Test is not performed at ARUP; separate specimens must be submitted when multiple tests are ordered.

Storage/Transport Temperature

CRITICAL FROZEN.

Unacceptable Conditions

Thawed specimens.

Remarks
Stability

Ambient: Unacceptable; Refrigerated: Unacceptable; Frozen: 6 months

Reference Interval

By report

Interpretive Data



Compliance Category

Performed by non-ARUP Laboratory

Note
Hotline History
N/A
CPT Codes

86316

Components
Component Test Code* Component Chart Name LOINC
2004233 Pancreastatin, Serum 49013-6
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Aliases
Pancreastatin, Serum

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