Children's Mercy Hospitals and Clinics
Name
Insulin

Synonyms
Immunoreactive Insulin

CMH Lab Section
Chemistry

Specimen Requirements
1 ml of blood in a mint green or red top w/ yellow ring gel tube

Availability
Routine

Turn Around Time
1-2 hours

Special Instructions
Note time drawn

Processing Instructions
Spin and refrigerate

Methodology
Chemilluminescent Immunoassay

Ranges
2-18 uIU/ml (fasting)

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