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IGF-2, insulin like growth factor 2

Lab Section:  Sendout Reference  
Lab Location:  Sendout
Reference Lab: Quest 
Test ID: LAB3785 
Methodology: Blocking radioimmunoassay (RIA) after acid:alcohol extraction
Schedule: Daily
Reported: 10 days for Routine orders
Specimen Requirements:  Collection: No minimum volume indicated. Collect Blood in a Red Top Tube.
Pediatric volume: 1 .
Red top tube only
Handling: Deliver to lab on ice.


Clinical Indications: IGF-2 measurements are useful in the diagnosis of growth disorders, as an adjunct to IGF-1.

Reference Interval:  See patient report or consult reference laboratory website.
CPT Code(s): 83519
Last Changed: 11/11/2016 11:26:11
Last Reviewed: 12/27/2016 00:01:03