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Test Name:

Insulin, post prandial

Department:

Pathology

Available Centres:

Ikeja, Igando, TBS, Subol, Ikorodu, Victoria Island, Gbagada, Abuadth, Ahmadiyya, Ibadan, Delsuth

Test description:

This test helps to evaluate insulin production by the islet cells of the pancreas, to help with diagnosis of tumor of the islet cells (insulinoma), to help determine the cause of low blood glucose (hypoglycemia), identify insulin resistance, or help determine when a type 2 diabetic need to start insulin alongside the oral medications

Pretest information:

The insulin sample is usually collected post meal

TAT:

Daily

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