INSULIN ANTIBODY

Code
000.0000
Name
INSULIN ANTIBODY
Category
None
Department
Send-Out
Start Date
Expiration Date
Synonyms
CPT Codes
86337
Site
SBMF
Reference Test
44387
ATLAS Test Code

Specimen Information

Type

Gold, SST

Volume

0.5 ml

Transport Info

Centrifuge and immediately transfer serum to separate plastic tube
Frozen

Fasting Required?
False
Patient Instructions

Reference Range

0.0-0.4 Kronus Units/mL

This assay quantitatively measures human serum autoantibodies to endogenous insulin or antibodies to exogenous insulin. A value greater than 0.4 Kronus Units/mL is considered positive for Insulin Antibody.

Kronus Units are arbitrary. Kronus Units = U/mL

Methodology

Quantitative Radioimmunoassay (RIA)

Clinical Significance

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