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ID:409 Insulin-like growth factor 2 (IGF-II)
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DescriptionDecreased in GH deficiency and infants under 1 year. Increased in mesenchymal tumours, hepatoma, acromegaly (variable) and Wilms tumour
Indication
Additional InfoNot routinely available without discussion with the laboratory
Concurrent Testsna
Dietary Requirementsna
Interpretation

DepartmentBiochemistry
SampleBlood
TubeSerum Gel
Tube Picture
Collection Conditions
Min. Vol0.5 mL
Freq.Referred to external laboratory

Ref. Range (Male)
Ref. Range (Female)
Ref. Range (Paed)
Ref. Range NotesReported as ratio of IGF2:IGF1 RR <10 nmol/L
Unitsmmol/L
IP Acute TATRefer to Website
IP Routine TATAt least 1 week
GP Acute TAT- Contact Laboratory
GP Routine TAT- Contact Laboratory
Turnround CommentDr G Wark:gwen.wark@nhs.net

Originally edited by : . Review due on 22/11/2018 12:53:18. Published By on 22/11/2017 12:53:18.