HPP - Overview: Pancreatic Polypeptide, Plasma

Test Catalog

Test Name

Test ID: HPP    
Pancreatic Polypeptide, Plasma

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

Detection of pancreatic endocrine tumors


Assessment of vagal nerve function after meal or sham feeding

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

Radioimmunoassay (RIA)

NY State Approved Indicates the status of NY State approval and if the test is orderable for NY State clients.


Reporting Name A shorter/abbreviated version of the Published Name for a test; an abbreviated test name

Pancreatic Polypeptide, P

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

HPP (Human Pancreatic Polypeptide)
Human Pancreatic Polypeptide
PP (Pancreatic Polypeptide,Plasma)