Anti Diuretic Hormone


Test Information

Test Name

Anti Diuretic Hormone

Synonyms

ADH; Vasopressin; AVP; Arginine; Antidiuretic hormone; Arginine vasopressin

Preferred Specimen

EDTA

Testing Location

Referral

Turn Around Time

3 weeks


Collection Information

Preparation

  • Patient should be non-stressed (AVP increases if patient faints)

Processing Information

Registration Code

ADH

Notes

  • DO NOT share sample; dedicated tube required
  • Freeze EDTA plasma

Methodology

Interpretations

View Interpretations

Contact Information

laura.yau@pathlab.co.nz

External Referral Information

Referral Location

Canterbury Health Laboratory (via WHL)

Send Away Transport

Frozen

External Lab Website