Days Set Up
Wednesday
Analytic Time

8 hours

MiChart Code
Insulin-Like Growth Factor (IGF-1)
Soft Order Code
IGF1

Test Updated:

Synonyms

IGF-1
Insulin-like Growth Factor-1
Somatomedin C
Somatomedin-C
SMC
SOMATOMEDIN C, (IGF-1)
Cytokine IGF-1
IGF1
IGF1
Insulin-like Growth Factor 1

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Test Overview

Test Methodology

Chemiluminescent Enzyme Immunoassay

Test Usage

Adjunct to the assessment of Growth Hormone secretion.

Reference Range

IGF-1 Reference Range May 1, 2017

* Reference ranges may change over time. Please refer to the original patient report when evaluating results.

Specimen Requirements

Collection Offsite

Collect specimen in SST tube. Centrifuge, aliquot serum into a plastic vial and freeze within 1 hour.

Yellow Top Tube
Normal Volume
0.5 mL serum
Minimum Volume
0.3 mL serum

Billing Information

CPT Code
84305
Pro Fee Code
 
LOINC
2484-4

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Quality that sets us apart

As the reference laboratory division of Michigan Medicine's Department of Pathology, MLabs shares the institution's commitment to applying established quality principles to clinical laboratory testing. Like other large organizations in complex, consequential fields, we rely on an established approach to monitor quality throughout the testing process.