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  Proinsulin Specimen Type:
   

Blood


SCRAP

Specimen requirements:  4 mL SST
   Lavender (EDTA) or Pink (K2, EDTA)
   
   
Reference ranges:
CATEGORY LOW   HIGH   UNITS   QUALITATIVE  
2yr and over 2.1 26.8 pmol/L N/A
Unit of measure: pmol/mL
Ideal sample: 1 mL
Absolute minimum amount: 0.2 mL serum
Method of collection: N/A
Transportation: N/A
Label instructions: N/A
Request test on form: "Write in" MULTI LABS [Chem/Hem/UA/Tox/BB/Rheum] ( 151-104 )
Order/entry screen(s):  N/A
Stat frequency: N/A
Stat turn around time: N/A
Routine frequency: Tuesday and Thursday
Must be in by: N/A
Routine turn around time: Up To 7 Days
For Hillcrest deliver to: SCRAP : Specimen Central Receiving and
  Processing, room 2-117
For Thornton deliver to: Chemistry : Processing Desk, 1st floor, Hospital,
  room 1-013
This test is sent to : ARUP - Associated Regional & University
Scheduling requirements : N/A
Method: Two-Site Enzyme Immonoassay
Special Instructions: Patient should be fasting 12-15 hours before collection.
  Results are available on a Chart Copy
  Results are Quantitative
CyberLAB abbreviation: P INS
CyberLAB code: 9096
Lab Processing Instructions: Separate from cells ASAP. Freeze specimen after processing.