GROWTH HORMONE SUPPRESSION BY GLUCOSE

Test Code

G0066

LIS Code

Test Components

NIL

Shipping Temperature

R

Specimen

2 mL (1 mL min.) serum from 1 SST for each timed specimen. Draw baseline specimen after an overnight fast. Administer Glucose orally 1. 75 g/kg body weight (maximum 75g). Draw additional specimens at 60 & 120 min for GH. Ship refrigerated or frozen. All containers must be clearly marked with time drawn and submitted with 1 test request form.

Department

Method

Chemiluminescent Immunoassay

CAT

C

List Price

₹ 2250

CUToff

Sample Daily by 1pm

Reporting Time

Report 2nd day Evening

Comments

Patient should be at rest for 30 minutes prior to basal sample collection