Test Catalog
Z-score for IGF-1
  • CPT Code: 83520
  • LOINC:
  • Specimen Type: SST
  • Frequency: Setup: Mon-Sat; Analytic time 1 day
  • Instructions: 0.8mL Serum from red or SST spin down promptly and freeze. Min 0.3mL. Cannot be ordered individually. Part of group test ZH194.
  • Text: Useful For: Diagnosing growth disorders; Diagnosing adult GH-deficiency; Monitoring of rhGH treatment; As a possible adjunct to IGF-1 and GH in the diagnosis and follow-up of acromegaly and gigantism.
  • Methodology: Enzyme-Labeled Chemiluminescent Immunometric Assay