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Insulin - Random

750450
40% Coupon
4.3
NABL, ISO
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Overview of Insulin - Random

What is Insulin - Random?

Insulin is produced by beta cells of the pancreas. It leads to Type 1 (IDDM) diabetes caused by Insulin deficiency & Type 2 (NIDDM) diabetes caused by insulin resistance. This assay is useful in the management of Diabetes. It is also used for diagnosing Insulinoma when used in conjunction with Proinsu-lin and C-peptide measurement.

Why is Insulin - Random done?

  1. To confirm the presence of insolin secreting tumours like insolinoma
  2. To confirm resistance to insolin hormone
  3. To monitor insolin levels in diabetics taking medicines or insolin injection
  4. If you have symptoms of low blood glucose levels like giddiness, sweating, palpitations, confusion, fainting and dryness of mouth.

 



Preparation for Insulin - Random

  • No special preparation required

Sample Type for Insulin - Random

The sample type collected for Insulin - Random is: Blood

Interpreting Insulin - Random results

Interpretations


  • High levels of insulin may be associared with insulin secreting tumors or excess medicines
  • Low levels can be seen in pancreatic disease like pancreatitis, pancreatic tumor, diabetes




Answers to Patient Concerns & Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs) about Insulin - Random

Frequently Asked Questions about Insulin - Random

Q. Can I do a home insulin test?
No, insulin test requires special instruments so, it can only be done in laboratories

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About Strand Life Sciences Pvt Ltd

Strand Life Sciences Pvt Ltd is the state-of-the-art one point solution for oncology diagnostics, biomarker and translational research, laboratory services and clinical research services. Based out of Bangalore, Strand Life Sciences Pvt Ltd is an integration of Laboratory services, Research and Development and Clinical Research with a focus to on innovation, quality and accuracy for better diagnosis and prognosis of Cancer.

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