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Insulin Like Growth Factor 1 (Sendaway Test)

Alternative Names:IGF1
Somatomedin-C
Laboratory:Clinical Biochemistry
Test Code:IGF
Medicare rebatable:Yes
Specimen Types:Serum
Container Types:
SSTSST
Adults Volume or Mass:4 mL
Minimum/Paediatric Volume or Mass:2 mL
Collection & Request Instructions:Collect on Ice
Transport Instructions:On Ice
Send to lab immediately
Processing Instructions:Centrifuge
Aliquot
Store at -20'C
External Laboratory:The Alfred Pathology Service (APS)
  External Laboratory details...
External Transport Instructions:Send Frozen on Dry Ice