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Insulin Like Growth Factor Binding Protein (ILGF-BP3)

Alias: ILGF-BP3

Discipline: Clinical Chemistry

Test information: Used in the initial investigation of short stature in children, and not required when on growth hormone replacement (see ILGF1). May be requested by the Paediatric Oncology team for teenagers that have treatment which may have impacted their growth.

Specimen Type(s)
  • Blood;
Other Acceptable Specimen Type(s)
N/A
Specimen Container - Adult
  • Gold Top SST BD;
Specimen Container - Paediatric
  • Clear - Plain;
Analytes
  • N/A;
Part of a test profile?
No
Volume (min) of sample to be sent to laboratory
1ml
Patient Preparation, Sample Handling and Transport
N/A
Maximum add on time
N/A
Units and Reference Ranges / Interpretation
Please see the report.
UKAS number
9732
UKAS accredited test?
Yes
Comments
N/A

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Last updated: 29-05-2024