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Vasoactive Intestinal Peptide

Alternative Names:VIP
Laboratory:Clinical Biochemistry
Test Code:VIP
Specimen Types:Plasma
Container Types:
Special: 5mL EDTA-trasylol
Collection & Request Instructions:Fast for > 8 hours pre procedure
Collect on Ice

Investigation of secretory diarrhoea for possible VIPoma.

Collect after overnight Fast.
Transport Instructions between Sites and/or Laboratories:Send to lab immediately
Assay Frequency:Fortnightly
External Laboratory:Sydney South West Path (SSWPS) - RPA