RENIN (Esoterix)

Synonyms: Renin Plasma Activity; PRA
Computer Code: (RRENE)
Specimen Collection: 5 mL blood (lavender top tube). Send to special chemistry immediately.
Minimum Volume: 1 mL
Handling Instructions for Offsite Areas: Centrifuge, remove plasma, freeze immediately. Min 0.4 mL plasma. Separate from plasma within 1 hour of collection.
Reference Values: See Reference Laboratory Report
Lab Code: CC REF
Requisition: SPEC C
Test Frequency: NA
Routine TAT: 7 days
Stat TAT: N/A
CPT Code(s): 84244
Methodology Used:
See Addendum XVII