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vasoactive intestinal polypeptide
Synonyms: VIP 
Computer Code: (RVIP)
Specimen Collection: 7 mL blood (chilled lavender top tube). Must be drawn at AMC main campus. 
Minimum Volume: 4 mL 
Handling Instructions for Offsite Areas: Add .25 mL trasylol to blood in lavender top tube. Mix well. centrifuge for 20 minutes, remove treated plasma, freeze immediately. Min 0.4 mL treated plasma. 
Reference Values: See reference laboratory report.  
Lab Code: CC REF 
Requisition: SPEC C
Test Frequency: NA 
Routine TAT: 6 days 
Stat TAT: NA 
CPT Code(s): 84586 
LCD or NCD:  
Methodology Used: R
See Addendum XVII

Albany Medical Center
43 New Scotland Avenue
Albany, NY, 12208
Date: 05/24/2016
Time: 21:30:18 (24hr)