Laboratory Test Information Guide

Details for Trypsin/Trypsinogen, Serum

Test Name: Trypsin/Trypsinogen, Serum
Alternate Name(s): Immunoreactive trypsin
Immunoreactive trypsinogen
Trypsin-like immunoreactivity
Laboratory: Core
Specimen Type: Adult:
5 mL Gold Vacutainer tube

Pediatric:
0-2 years: 2 x 0.5 mL Red or Gold top Microtainers
2-10 years: 3 mL Red top Vacutainer tube

Light Green (Li-Heparin) or Lavender (EDTA) top tubes are NOT acceptable
Collection Information: Minimum volume of serum required is 0.3 mL.

Grossly lipemic samples will be rejected.
Requisition: GENERAL LABORATORY REQUISITION
Test Schedule: Referred out Monday - Friday
Turnaround time from when specimen
is received in testing laboratory:
 
Routine
2 weeks
Stat
 
 
Reference Range: 180.5 885.3 ng/mL
Effective Date: 2018-08-07
Revised Date: 2019-05-03
Critical Value:  
Interpretive Comments: Please note: Testing method changed June 17, 2019.
Special Processing:  
Comments:  
Method of Analysis: Radioimmunoassay
Critical Information Required:  
Storage & Shipment: Store and ship serum frozen.
System Codes: 
Cerner
TRYP
 
Referred To: LifeLabs

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