C-Peptide


Test Information

Test Name

C-Peptide

Synonyms

C peptide

Preferred Specimen

SST

Testing Location

Referral

Turn Around Time

2 days


Processing Information

Registration Code

CPEP

Notes

  • Separate & freeze within 8 hours of collection
  • C-Peptide and Insulin can be tested from the same frozen sample
  • Avoid haemolysis

Alternative Specimen

Heparin; Plain tube


Methodology

Interpretations

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Contact Information

laura.yau@pathlab.co.nz

External Referral Information

Referral Location

Waikato Hospital Laboratory

Send Away Volume

0.2 mL Serum/ plasma

Send Away Transport

Frozen

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