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Insulin and Insulin Response to Glucose

Insulin and Insulin Response to Glucose is a topic covered in the Davis's Lab & Diagnostic Tests.

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Common Use:
To assess the amount of insulin secreted in response to blood glucose to assist in diagnosis of types of hypoglycemia and insulin-resistant pathologies.

Serum collected in a red-top tube.

Normal Findings:
(Method: Immunoassay)

75-g Glucose LoadInsulinSI Units (Conventional Units × 6.945)Tolerance for Glucose (Hypoglycemia)
FastingLess than 17 micro international units/LLess than 118.1 pmol/LLess than 110 mg/dL
30 min6–86 micro international units/L41.7–597.3 pmol/LLess than 200 mg/dL
1 hr8–118 micro international units/L55.6–819.5 pmol/LLess than 200 mg/dL
2 hr5–55 micro international units/L34.7–382 pmol/LLess than 140 mg/dL
3 hrLess than 25 micro international units/LLess than 174 pmol/L65–120 mg/dL
4 hrLess than 15 micro international units/LLess than 104.2 pmol/L65–120 mg/dL
5 hrLess than 8 micro international units/LLess than 55.6 pmol/L65–115 mg/dL

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Bladh, Mickey Lynn., and Anne M. Van Leeuwen. "Insulin and Insulin Response to Glucose." Davis's Lab & Diagnostic Tests, 7th ed., F.A. Davis Company, 2017. Nursing Central, nursing.unboundmedicine.com/nursingcentral/view/Davis-Lab-and-Diagnostic-Tests/425128/all/Insulin_and_Insulin_Response_to_Glucose.
Bladh ML, Van Leeuwen AM. Insulin and Insulin Response to Glucose. Davis's Lab & Diagnostic Tests. 7th ed. F.A. Davis Company; 2017. https://nursing.unboundmedicine.com/nursingcentral/view/Davis-Lab-and-Diagnostic-Tests/425128/all/Insulin_and_Insulin_Response_to_Glucose. Accessed April 19, 2019.
Bladh, M. L., & Van Leeuwen, A. M. (2017). Insulin and Insulin Response to Glucose. In Davis's Lab & Diagnostic Tests. Available from https://nursing.unboundmedicine.com/nursingcentral/view/Davis-Lab-and-Diagnostic-Tests/425128/all/Insulin_and_Insulin_Response_to_Glucose
Bladh ML, Van Leeuwen AM. Insulin and Insulin Response to Glucose [Internet]. In: Davis's Lab & Diagnostic Tests. F.A. Davis Company; 2017. [cited 2019 April 19]. Available from: https://nursing.unboundmedicine.com/nursingcentral/view/Davis-Lab-and-Diagnostic-Tests/425128/all/Insulin_and_Insulin_Response_to_Glucose.
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