Insulin Stimulation Test

CERNER / EPIC MNEMONIC: INSULIN
POE DESCRIPTION: INSULIN
CPT CODE: 83525-90
TURNAROUND TIME: 7-10 days
SPECIAL INSTRUCTIONS: Requisition must specify if baseline or timed specimen. Must specify time of the draw.
CONTAINER TYPE:

Red top tube or SST tube

SPECIMEN REQUIREMENTS: 2.0 mL blood (1.0 mL serum)
MINIMUM VOLUME: 1.0 mL blood (0.5 mL serum)
REFERENCE RANGE:

See Specialty Labs - Search Test Code 3192

LAST UPDATED:

1-24-2012

TEST SYNONYM(S):Glucagon Stimulation Test; Tolbutamide Stimulation Test