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Test ID: PTHRP    
Parathyroid Hormone-Related Peptide, Plasma

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

Aiding in the evaluation of patients with hypercalcemia of unknown origin

 

Aiding in the evaluation of patients with suspected humoral hypercalcemia of malignancy

 

The test should not be used to exclude cancer or screen tumor patients for humoral hypercalcemia of malignancy.

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

Immunochemiluminometric Assay (ICMA)

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

PTH-Related Peptide

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

Humoral Hypercalcemia of Malignancy Factor
Parathyroid Related Polypeptide
Parathyroid Related Protein
PRP
PTH Related Peptide
PTHRP, Plasma
PTH Related Protein
Parathyroid Hormone Related Peptide