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Test ID: IGFG    
Insulin-Like Growth Factor 1 (IGF-1) and Insulin-Like Growth Factor Binding Protein 3 (IGFBP-3) Growth Panel

NY State Approved Indicates the status of NY State approval and if the test is orderable for NY State clients.


Useful For Suggests clinical disorders or settings where the test may be helpful

Diagnosing growth disorders


Diagnosing adult growth hormone deficiency


Monitoring of recombinant human growth hormone treatment


Insulin-like growth factor binding protein 3 can be used as a possible adjunct to insulin-like growth factor 1 and growth hormone in the diagnosis and follow-up of acromegaly and gigantism.

Profile Information A profile is a group of laboratory tests that are ordered and performed together under a single Mayo Test ID. Profile information lists the test performed, inclusive of the test fee, when a profile is ordered and includes reporting names and individual availability.

Test IDReporting NameAvailable SeparatelyAlways Performed
IGF1IInsulin-Like Growth Factor 1, SYesYes

Method Name A short description of the method used to perform the test

IGF1I: Chemiluminescence

IGFB3: Enzyme-Labeled Chemiluminescent Immunometric Assay

Reporting Name A shorter/abbreviated version of the Published Name for a test; an abbreviated test name

IGF-1 and IGFBP-3 Growth Panel

Aliases Lists additional common names for a test, as an aid in searching

IGF (Insulin-LIke Growth Factor)
Insulin Like Growth Factor I
Insulin-like Growth Factor Binding
Somatomedin C binding protein