Stanford Hospital & Clinics and Lucile Packard Children’s Hospital
RESULT
Test Name : Insulin-Like Growth Factor 1 Order Code : LABIGF1
Synonyms: IGF-1, Somatomedin C
Specimen Type: Serum
Container Type: Red-top tube (Plain) no additive
Required Volume: 2mL
Minimum Volume (Pediatric): 1mL
Methodology: Chemiluminescence immunoassay
Components: IGF-1
Standard Run Times: Twice a week
Turnaround Time: 5 days
Special Handling: Centrifuge sample promptly. Separate serum and freeze. Transport sample frozen.
CPT Codes: 84305
LPCH EPIC Code: LABIGF1
SHC EPIC Code: LABIGF1
Causes For Rejection: Grossly hemolyzed specimens
Department: Special Chemistry