Laboratory Test Information Guide

Details for Insulin Antibodies, Serum

Test Name: Insulin Antibodies, Serum
Alternate Name(s): Anti Insulin
Laboratory: Core
Specimen Type: 5 mL Gold top Vacutainer tube
Collection Information: Minimum volume of serum required for testing is 1 mL.

Note: Requests for this test must be approved by a Biochemist before ordering
Requisition: GENERAL LABORATORY REQUISITION (if approved, a hard copy of the requisition is required)
Test Schedule: Referred out Monday-Thursday
Turnaround time from when specimen
is received in testing laboratory:
15 days
Reference Range: Less than 0.4 kU/L
Effective Date: 2015-11-26
Revised Date: 2020-06-22
Critical Value:  
Interpretive Comments:  
Special Processing: Can only be ordered by the Specimen Receiving Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine after Biochemist's approval.
Method of Analysis: RadioImmunoassay (RIA)
Critical Information Required:  
Storage & Shipment: Store and send frozens

Specimen Stability

Refrigerated: 7 days
Frozen: 28 days
System Codes: 
Ordered by SRA only (GENX)
Referred To: In-Common Laboratories

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