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Insulin

Centralized Core Laboratory : Immunology

Test ID/Workstation :
INSUL SCIMM
Specimen Type:
Blood
Tube Type:
Red top (no anticoagulant)
Collection Volume:
2.5 mL(minimum 1.5 mL)
Cause for Rejection:
Gross hemolysis. EDTA plasma is not suitable for use. Sodium fluoride causes a decrease in values.
Storage:
Frozen
Availability:
Mon, Weds, Fri (0800-1600)
Methodology:
Solid-phase, enzyme-labeled chemiluminescent immunometric assay
Lab/Phone:
330-543-8484
TAT:
1-3 days; Specimen must be in the laboratory by 1300 for same day results.
Additional Info:
Reference range available on patient report
CPT Code:
83525