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ZRT Insulin-Like Growth Factor (IGF-1) Dried Blood Spot (DSB)

ZRT Insulin-Like Growth Factor (IGF-1) Dried Blood Spot Test For IGF-1

$78.00

Additional Information

Insulin-like Growth Factor 1 detects many disorders associated with endocrinology. The Dried Blood Spot (DSB) testing measures activity of the endocrine system in the bloodstream. IGF-1 DSB Test is designed for patients with hormonal irregularities. For optimal results, administer the test upon waking before ingesting food or drink to ensure fasting blood glucose levels are at base level.

What is IGF-1?

A naturally-occurring protein secreted by humans as a regulator of growth and anabolism. IGF-1 plays an important role in brain function.

Syndromes that Warrant IGF-1 Dried Blood Spot Testing:
-Growth Hormone Deficiency and Pituitary Function Assessment
-Decreased Bone Density, Fatigue
-Changes to Lipid Levels, Cholesterol Imbalances
-Nutritional Deficiencies
Anyone suffering from a growth-related disorder can use IGF-1 Dried Blood Spot Test to set their mind at ease. Full numeric reporting is provided, as well as a Reference Interval Chart for comparison. Results also document the specific times of day when hormones are secreted. A Symptoms Checklist is included for full comprehension.