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ILH Laboratory specimen collection and test information
Red Top
Insulin
Allow tube to fill completely
Alternative name(s) Immunoreactive Insulin

Lab section Send Outs    
When performed 0630h-1430h Monday-Friday    
When reported
0630h-1430h Monday-Friday    
   
LIS code:
JINSB
EPIC Code:
INSULIN, TOTAL
   
Important notes: Twelve to fouteen hour fast recommended.Specimen must be submitted to lab on ice. Red top or serum separator accepted.


Rejection criteria: Requires consult.Submit consult form with specimen.
Transportation notes: Submit on ice.
Transportation devices:
Specimen preparation: Separate serum and freeze.

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Last revised 10/20/2014