Specimen: 3 mL (1.5 mL min.) plasma from1 Lavender Top (EDTA) tube. Separate plasma within 2 hours of collection in a plastic transport vial and freeze immediately. Ship frozen. DO NOT THAW. Duly filled Test Send Out Consent Form (Form 35) is mandatory.
Stability (Room): N/A
Stability (Refrigerated): N/A
Stability (Frozen): 90 days
Price: Contact Medilab
Turnaround time (TAT): 4 to 5 weeks
Usage: VIP is a neurotransmitter and its excess can cause secretory diarrhea. VIP- secreting tumors are most commonly found in the tail of the pancreas in adults. VIP-producing Ganglioneuromas or Ganglioneuroblastomas may be found in the adrenal glands in children.
Disease: Disorders of Gastointestinal system
Courier Charges: Contact Medilab
Home Collection: Available
Pre-test Information: Duly filled Test Send Out Consent Form (Form 35) is mandatory.