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Forum Name: Diabetes

Question: Insulin autoantibody

 Ivette254 - Tue Sep 09, 2008 8:11 pm

Can taking isulin prior to blood test show a false positve of Insulin autoantibody?
 John Kenyon, CNA - Sat Sep 13, 2008 9:45 pm

User avatar Hello -

While my limited understanding of this subject leads me to believe the answer to your question to be "yes", I think the definitive answer would best be gotten by asking someone at the laboratory where the test is to be done, or by asking the doctor who orders the test.

I hope this is helpful.

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