Water Deprivation Test

Sample type: Serum and Urine

Test name: Water Deprivation Test

Condition / Indication: Diabetes Insipidus

Special precautions & notes: Please discuss request with laboratory. This is a Dynamic Function Test. Please see protocol.

Reference range: See protocol.

Container: Serum (Gold top) and Urine plain 5ml (Beige top)

Ideal volume (mL): see notes

Referred outside NBT for analysis? No

Discipline: Clinical Biochemistry

Section: Automated Laboratory

Turnaround time: 1 day