Vedolizumab (Anser VDZ for GI Patients) to Prometheus


Abbrev Code:VDZ   
Order Code:LAB8244Order Name:Vedolizumab Level and Antibodies
Synonyms:Entyvio
Methodology:ELISA
CPT Codes: 80280 x1, 82542 x1, 80280 x1, 82542 x1
Test Includes:Concentration and Antibodies
Turnaround Time:Specimens are sent to the reference laboratory Mon-Fri; results are reported within 3-7 days.
Special Instructions:A completed requisition must accompany each sample. See Associated Links.
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Prometheus Test Requisition



Collection Instructions

Specimen:Blood
Optimal Volume:4 mL
Minimum\Peds Volume:1.2 mL
Container:Red or gold (gel)
Alternate Containers: Red (no gel)
Causes for Rejection:Frozen samples.


Processing and Shipping

Specimen Processing:Allow sample to clot upright for 30 minutes at room temperature. Centrifuge and aliquot 2 mL; 0.5 mL minimum.
Shipping Instructions:Ship samples overnight at room temperature or refrigerated temperature. Protect from temperature extremes.
Stability:7 days at room temperature; 9 days refrigerated.
Test Performed at or Referral Lab Lab Sendouts  (Prometheus Laboratories, Inc.)
Referral Lab number:3180


Interpretive

Reference Range:By report.


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