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  • Valproic Acid
    Monitor therapeutic level; evaluate toxicity.
  • Valproic Acid, Free and Total
    Useful For: Monitoring therapy, Assessing compliance, Evaluating potential toxicity. Components: Z0692 Valproic Acid, Free; Z0693 Valproic Acid, Total.
  • Vancomycin Peak
    Determine level of antimicrobial in serum from treated patient.
  • Vancomycin Random
    Determine level of antimicrobial in serum from treated patient.
  • Vancomycin Trough
    Determine level of antimicrobial in serum from treated patient.
  • Vanillylmandelic Acid (VMA), 24 hr Urine
    Use 15mL 50% acetic acid for children
  • Vanillymandelic Acid Random
    Administration of L-dopa may falsely increase vanillylmandelic acid results; it should be discontinued 24 hours prior to and during collection of specimen.
  • Varicella Zoster IGG
    Diagnose Varicella zoster infection; determine adult susceptibility to infection. Both chicken pox and shingles are caused by the varicella zoster IgG which is a type of …
  • Varicella-Zoster IgM
    Useful for diagnosing acute-phase infection with VzV. A negative result does not rule out VZV and testing may need to be repeated.
  • Varicella-Zoster PCR, CSF/Dermal
    Useful For: Rapid (qualitative) detection of VZV DNA in clinical specimens (dermal sources, cerebrospinal fluid [CSF]) for laboratory diagnosis of disease due to this vir…
  • Vascular Endothelial Growth Factor
    Evaluation of patients with suspected POEMS (polyneuropathy, organomegaly, endocrinopathy, monoclonal gammopathy, and skin changes) syndrome, particularly in differentiatin…
  • Vaso Intest Polypeptide
    Useful in Detection of vasoactive intestinal polypeptide producing tumors in patients with chronic diarrheal diseases. VIP producing tumors (VIPomas) are rare; most (90%)…
    Useful For: Aiding in the diagnosis of neurosyphilis. A positive VDRL on spinal fluid is highly specific for neurosyphilis. The VDRL on spinal fluid gives a high percenta…
  • Venlafaxin, Serum
    Useful for: Monitoring serum concentration during therapy; Evaluating potential toxicity; may also be used to evaluate patient compliance. Venlafaxine is a serotonin and …
  • Verapamil Level
  • VGKC Antibody
    Detection of antibodies to voltage-gated Potassium Channel (VGKC) using RIA.
  • Vibrio Culture, Stool
    Useful in determining whether a bacterial enteric pathogen is the cause of diarrhea. May be helpful in identifying the source of the infectious agent (eg, dairy products, p…
  • Vigabatrin (Sabril)
    Expected serum vigabatrin concentrations in patients receiving recommended daily dosages: 20-160 ug/ml. Toxic ranges not established.
  • Viral Culture Urine
    Aid in diagnosis of cytomegalovirus (CMV).
  • Viral Culture, Fluid
    Diagnosing viral infections in body fluids- Pericardial, peritoneal, amniotic. Synovial is NOT accepted source. CSF order MEPAN.
  • Viral Culture, Respiratory
    Useful for diagnosing viral infections in respiratory specimens.
  • Viscosity, S
    Viscosity is the property of fluids to resist flow. Hyperviscosity may be manifested by oronasal bleeding, blurred vision, headaches, dizziness, nystagmus, deafness, dipl…
  • Vitamin A
    Acute ethanol ingestion may result in increased levels of Vit A. Reference values are established for fasting patient. Exposure to light and freezing may decrease the levels.
  • Vitamin B12
    Detect deficiency; diagnose folic acid deficiency; evaluate hypersegmentation of granulocyte nuclei; investigate MCV>100; diagnose megaloblastic anemia; workup of alcohol…
  • Vitamin B12 Binding Capacity
    This test measures the unsaturated binding capacity for serum for Vitamin B12.
  • Vitamin C
    Useful in diagnosing vitamin C deficiency and as an aid to deter excessive intake. After consuming vitamin C, plasma values rapidly rise within 1-2 hrs and reach peak conc…
  • Vitamin D, 1,25-Dihydroxy
    Useful as second order test in assessment of VIt D status, especially in patient with renal disease. Differential diagnosis of hypercalcemia. Order 25OHD on non-renal patients.
  • Vitamin D, 25-Hydroxy
    Useful For: Diagnosis of vitamin D deficiency; Differential diagnosis of causes of rickets and osteomalacia; Monitoring vitamin D replacement therapy; Diagnosis of hypervi…
  • Vitamin E
    Reference values are established for fasting patient. Useful for evaluation of individuals with motor and sensory neuropathies; monitoring Vit E status of premature infan…
  • Vitamin K1
    Reference range not established for patients
  • Volatile screen
    Detect methanol, ethanol, acetone, or isopropanol in blood.
  • von Willebrand Fact. Ag
    VWF antigen measurement is most effective when it is combined with measurement of VWF ristocetin cofactor activity and factor VIII coagulant activity, preferably as a pan…
  • von Willebrand Factor Activity
  • von Willebrand Multimers
    Useful For: Subtyping of vWD: This test is primarily used to identify variants of type 2vWD; As an aid determining appropriate treatment.
  • Von Willebrand Profile
    Used in detection of deficiency/abnormality of VWF & related deficiency of factor VIII coagulant activity, Subtyping VWD as Type 1 (most common), Type 2 variants (less comm…
  • Voriconazole, S
    Trough level (immediately before next dose) is recommended. Voriconazole is an antifungal agent. Monitoring trough levels of is suggested with reduced liver function, with …
  • VRE Culture
  • VZV Ag Screen
    Diagnose disease caused by Varicella zoster virus (chicken pox and shingles).


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