Insulin, Serum

Methodology: Chemiluminescence

Specimen Requirements: 1 yellow-top SST tube (minimum: 0.5 mL of serum) drawn following an overnight (8-10 hour) fast. Centrifuge SST 30 minutes after draw. Refrigerate specimen after collection.

NOTE:
Fluids other than serum or sodium heparin are not acceptable.
Hemolyzed specimens are not acceptable.

Analytical Time:
2 days

Days Set Up: Monday through Friday

CPT Information:
83525 –