Specimen: 2 mL (1 mL min.) Plasma from 1 Lavender Top (EDTA) tube. Ship refrigerated or frozen.
Stability (Room): N/A
Stability (Refrigerated): 24 hrs
Stability (Frozen): 4 weeks
Price: Contact Medilab
Turnaround time (TAT): 10 – 15 days
Usage: This assay aids in the diagnosis of Congestive heart failure. The concentration of BNP increases with the severity of Congestive heart failure.
Disease: Cardiac disorders
Home Collection: Cardiac disorders
Department: THYROID & HORMONES
Pre-test Information: No special preparation required