What is an Interleukin-6 Test?
The Interleukin-6 test measures the Interleukin-6 level in the blood.
Why is an Interleukin-6 test important?
Interleukin-6, or IL-6, is a cytokine. IL-6 is thought to have a wide range of functions related to reducing inflammation.
What type of specimen will I submit?
This Interleukin-6 Test is a blood test.
Do I need to fast to take this test?
Fasting is not necessary.
How long does it take to get test results?
It typically takes 4 business days or less.