Vascular endothelial growth factor-D, quantitation

Alphabetical Test listing

Vascular endothelial growth factor-D, quantitation-994

This sendout test is restricted and cannot be ordered, collected or sent by Allina Health unless an exception has been approved in advance.   

Rare exceptions for approved clinical indications require pathologist review through Client Services before placing an order or collecting a specimen.

Orders or specimens received without pre-approval will be cancelled.  

Vascular endothelial growth factor-D, quantitation
VEGF-D quantitation

Patient's with cystic lung disease suspicious for LAM

1.5 mL
1.0 mL
  1. Allow sample to clot
  2. Spin to separate serum from the cells (approximately 15 minutes at 1250 g)
  3. Transfer serum to a False bottom plasma/serum transport vial/tube (AHL), labelled as serum, within 2 hours of collection
  4. Freeze



Frozen (strict)

  • Serum not separated from the cells within 2 hours of collection
  • Refrigerated sample
  • Frozen sample thawed before it reaches teh testing laboratory
  • Serum at ambient temps for >24 hours
  • Serum stored in a polystyrene tube
Cincinnati Children's Translational Trials Development and Support Lab (5334318): R-NX
3 weeks

Enzyme-linked Immunosorbent Assay (ELISA)

This test can only be ordered with pathologist pre-approval