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Insulin, Free & Total
|Methodology:||Chemiluminescent immunometric assay (IMA) after insulin extraction of free and total insulin|
Collect: Serum Separator Tube (SST) OR Plain Red - 1.5 ml serum .
Specimen Preparation: Allow specimen to clot completely at room temperature . Separate serum from cells ASAP or within 2 hours of collection. Transfer serum or plasma to a Standard Transport Tube.
Storage/Transport Temperature: Refrigerated.
Stability: After separation from cells: Ambient: 1 days; Refrigerated: 1 week; Frozen: 1 month
LabCorp Laboratory Corporation of America
|CPT Code(s):||83525; 83527|
|Test Panel Components||Free Insulin; Total Insulin ; Free and Total Insulin|