IGFB3 - Overview: Insulin-Like Growth Factor-Binding Protein 3 (IGFBP-3), Serum

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Test ID: IGFB3    
Insulin-Like Growth Factor-Binding Protein 3 (IGFBP-3), Serum

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


As a possible adjunct to insulin-like growth factor 1 and growth hormone in the diagnosis and follow-up of acromegaly and gigantism

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

Enzyme-Labeled Chemiluminescent Immunometric Assay

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


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


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

Insulin-Like Growth Factor Binding Protein 3, Serum
Somatomedin C Binding Protein