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Test

Code
E452
Name
ARGININE VASOPRESSIN HORMONE
Description

Alternative Names: ANTI-DIURETIC HORMONE, ARGININE VASOPRESSIN, ADH, 4136, E452
Includes: Arginine Vasopressin Hormone
Sample Type: Plasma
Preferred Container: EDTA (Lavender Top) Tube
Sample Volume: 6.0 mL
Minimum Volume: 2.5 mL
Handling Instructions: Separate plasma from cells ASAP or within 2 hours of collection. Transfer 6 mL plasma to a Standard Transport Tubes and freeze immediately. Separate specimens must be submitted when multiple tests are ordered.
Transport Temperature: Critical Frozen
Specimen Stability: Refrigerated: Unacceptable; Frozen: 1 month
Testing Frequency: Monday, Wednesday, Friday
Expected Turn Around Time: 4 – 12 Days
Testing Facility: ARUP
CPT Codes: 84588