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Test Code INSUM Insulin, Serum

Important Note

Serum should be removed from the clot as soon as centrifugation is complete.

Additional Codes

EPIC:  Insulin, Total (LAB527)

Methodology

Chemiluminescence Immunoassay

Performing Laboratory

St. Luke's Hospital, Cedar Rapids

Specimen Requirements

Container/Tube:  Plain, red-top tube(s)

Specimen volume:  1 mL (minimum volume: 0.5 mL) of serum

 

Patient should be fasting.

Reference Values

3-25 mcU/mL

Day(s) Test Set Up

Monday to Friday

Test Classification and CPT Coding

83525