SEALS Test Manual

 

PTH RELATED PEPTIDE (**TEST CURRENTLY UNAVAILABLE**)
PARATHYROID HORMONE RELATED PEPTIDE |  PTHrP                 
 
COLLECTION INFORMATION:  
Preferred Specimen Type Plasma
Alternate Specimen
Collection Information ##THIS TEST IS CURRENTLY UNAVAILABLE DUE TO REAGENT SUPPLY ISSUES UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE from 21 Nov 2018##

*Special tube(TRASYLOL) required for this test.
Available from CSR at Sutherland.
Available from Chemistry at Kogarah.
Available from CSR at POW.

Must be sent to CSR on ICE immediately after collection.

Patient is not required to be fasting for this test if not requested with VIP or Glucagon.
 
LABORATORY INFORMATION ONLY:  
Specimen Code OT (Refer to Collection comments*)
Test Abbreviation PTHRP
Test Set E980
Laboratory Information ##THIS TEST IS CURRENTLY UNAVAILABLE DUE TO REAGENT SUPPLY ISSUES UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE##

Must be centrifiged and separated ASAP upon arrival and plasma frozen.
Transport on Dry Ice.
Assayed monthly.
Minimum Assay Volume - Not Collection Volume 1 mL
Department Sendaway
Storage Freeze
Site Royal North Shore Hospital
Randwick Label RNSOTF*
Kogarah Label RNSOTF*
Sutherland Label RNSOTF*
Sydney Label RNSOTF*
SEALS South Label RNSOTF*
Update On 21/11/2018