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Sample Type: SERUM
IGF is a hormone whose main role is to regulate the effects of growth hormone in the body. Because IGF measurements are related to growth hormone levels, this test is mainly used to diagnose problems related to too little or too much GH.
Test is performed on a blood sample. No preparation is needed. Inform your doctor about all the medicines, vitamins, nutritional supplements, herbal or ayurvedic preparations, and homeopathic medicines you are taking