Item Value
Test name Pancreatic Polypeptide
Available Stat? No
Turn around times Test run Thursday. Turnaround: 7-14 days.
Performed by Quest
Patient Preparation An 8 hour fast before specimen collection is required.

No radioisotopes should be administered during the 24 hours prior to specimen collection.
Normal range
Age Reference Range
< 3 years Not established
3-9 years ≤ 519 pg/mL
10-13 years ≤ 361 pg/mL
14-17 years ≤ 297 pg/mL
18-29 years < 480 pg/mL
30-39 years 70-400 pg/mL
40-49 years 70-430 pg/mL
60-52 years 100-780 pg/mL
Container type Lavender top (Red top or Gold top for B&T patients)
Amount to Collect 4 mL blood
Collection Instructions For Brown & Toland patients, collect serum in Red top or Gold top tube instead of plasma.
Sample type EDTA plasma (Serum for B&T patients)

If you have additional questions regarding this test, please call: 415-353-1667