Test Details

C-PEPTIDE POST PRANDIAL, SERUM

Test Price: ₹ 1200

C-Peptide is useful in distinguishing Insulinomas from exogenous insulin administration. It's concentrations are severely decreased or absent in Type I Diabetes mellitus. C-Peptide is also useful in monitoring patients who have received islet cell or pancreatic transplants.



Test Code:
DVCL1498
Report Delivery:
Daily
Parameters Included:
0
Category:
Diabetes
Pre-Test Information:
Sample to be given 2 hours after starting meal.
Method:
Chemiluminescent Immunoassay
Specimen:
2 mL (0.5 mL min.) serum from 1 SST 2 hours after starting meal. Ship refrigerated or frozen.
Stability Room:
8 hrs
Stability Refrigerated:
24 hrs
Stability Frozen:
2 weeks

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