Insulin

Alphabetical Test listing

Insulin-141

  
Insulin
  
141
  
83525.0
  
INS
  

Fasting prior to specimen collection is recommended 

 

Fasting for a blood test

  
Serum
  
EDTA plasma - Lavender
Sodium heparin (Na hep) plasma - Dk green
  

Gold SST

  
1.0 mL
  
0.5 mL
  

Fasting specimen recommended.

  

Spin, separate and freeze

  

False bottom plasma/serum transport vial/tube (AHL)

  

Frozen (preferred) - 6 months

Refrigerated - 24 hours

Ambient - NO

  
AHL - Chemistry: C
  
Daily
  
1 - 2 days
  

Chemiluminescent Microparticle Immunoassay (CMIA) and Chemiflex

  

< 16.0 uIU/mL

  
83525
  
11/30/2001
  
12/20/2109
  
02/10/2020