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Lonic Code

 

Test Name

Angiotensin II

Synonyms

Angiotensin II, Angio II

Test Consists

 

Specimen Requirements

4.0 mL blood

Volume and Container

4.0 mL purple top EDTA blood tube

Storage and Transport

EDTA plasma stored frozen until ready for transport to Inter Science Institute via Mayo Medical Laboratory Rochester

Critical Values

 

Causes for Rejection

Specimens other than EDTA plasma, warm or cold plasma

Turn Around Time

8-15 business days from time of collection

Availability

Monday-Friday from 8 am-5 pm, except observed holidays

CPT / HCPCS Code

82163

Medicare Fee

 

Comments

 

Row Stamp

38,838,615

Last Updated

 

Volume

 

Minimum Volume

 

Indications

Levels are increased in many types of hypertension, and increases vasoconstriction and inhibits tubular resorption of sodium, and can increase endothelial cell growth.

Professional Fee

 

Tech Charge

 

Total Fee

 

Special Instructions

 

Lab

Inter Science Institute

Schedule

Test performed Monday-Friday at Inter Science Institute

Request Form

 

Methodology

RIA

Patient Prep

Patient should be on a normal sodium diet, 110 mEq.  Patient should be in a recumbent posture for at least 30 minutes prior to blood draw.

Post Processing

 

Collection Guidelines

 

Reference Range

See reference lab report

Limitations and Contraindications

RESEARCH USE ONLY

Interpretation

 

Additional Information

 

CPOE Test Name

Ref Misc Referral Lab Test, type Angio II in Test Name REF

Status

1

AUDIT_DEL

 

Attachments

Created at 9/8/2014 5:56 PM by Bradshaw, Keir
Last modified at 9/8/2014 5:56 PM by Bradshaw, Keir