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Test ID FINTA Interleukin 1-Alpha

Method Name

Direct Enzyme Immunoassay (EIA)

Reporting Name

Interleukin 1-Alpha

Specimen Type


Specimen Required

Patient preparation:


Patient should NOT be on any Corticosteroids, anti-inflammatory medications or pain killers, if possible, for at least 48 hours prior to collection of specimen.



Specimen Type: Serum

Container/Tube: Red top or SST

Specimen Volume: 3 mL

Collection Instructions: Draw blood in a plain, red-top tube(s), serum-gel tube(s) is acceptable. Separate immediately and send 3 mL of serum frozen in a plastic vial.

Specimen Minimum Volume

1 mL

Specimen Stability Information

Specimen Type Temperature Time Special Container
Serum Frozen 30 days

Reference Values

Less than 3.9 pg/mL

Day(s) and Time(s) Performed

Monday through Friday

Performing Laboratory

Inter Science Institute

CPT Code Information


LOINC Code Information

Test ID Test Order Name Order LOINC Value
FINTA Interleukin 1-Alpha 33821-0


Result ID Test Result Name Result LOINC Value
Z0942 Interleukin 1-Alpha 33821-0

Test Classification

This test was performed using a kit that has not been cleared or approved by the FDA and is designated as research use only. The analytic performance characteristics of this test have been determined by Inter Science Institute. This test is not intended for diagnosis or patient management decisions without confirmation by other medically established means.

NY State Approved