Test Catalog

Test ID: AIVC    
Aldosterone, Inferior Vena Cava, Serum

Useful For Suggests clinical disorders or settings where the test may be helpful

Investigation using inferior vena cava sample for:

-Primary aldosteronism (eg, adrenal adenoma/carcinoma and adrenal cortical hyperplasia)

-Secondary aldosteronism (renovascular disease, salt depletion, potassium loading, cardiac failure with ascites, pregnancy, Bartter syndrome)

Special Instructions Library of PDFs including pertinent information and forms related to the test

Method Name A short description of the method used to perform the test

Liquid Chomatography-Tandem Mass Spectrometry (LC-MS/MS)

NY State Available Indicates the status of NY State approval and if the test is orderable for NY State clients.

Yes

Reporting Name Lists a shorter or abbreviated version of the Published Name for a test

Aldosterone, IVC