Glucagon

Alphabetical Test listing

Glucagon-994

  
Glucagon
  
994
  
LAB994
  
MSO
  

An aid in diagnosis and monitoring of glucagonoma.

  
SCAT plasma
  
  
1.0 mL
  
0.5 mL
  
  • A winged collection set must be used
  • Mix well
  
  1. Spin and transfer 1.0 mL plasma to a Screw-cap polypropylene frozen transport vial/tube - 4mL (LabCorp) within one (1) hour of specimen collection.
  2. Freeze immediately
  

Frozen (preferred) – 3 months

Refrigerated – 48 hours

Ambient – NO

 

  

Gross hemolysis

  
ARUP (0099165) via Labcorp (009985): R-NX
  
Tu
  
11 - 14 days
  

Quantitative Radioimmunoassay (Q-RIA)

  

Adult: ≤208 ng/L

  
82943
  
08/27/2021