Test Catalog

Test ID: AVP    
Arginine Vasopressin, Plasma

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

Diagnosis and characterization of diabetes insipidus


Diagnosis of psychogenic water intoxication


As an adjunct in the diagnosis of the syndrome of inappropriate antidiuretic hormone secretion (SIADH), including ectopic arginine vasopressin production

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

Radioimmunoassay (RIA)

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


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

Arginine Vasopressin, P

Aliases Lists additional common names for a test, as an aid in searching

Antidiuretic Hormone
Arginine Vasopressin, Plasma
Diabetes Insipidus