Referral Timeframe: Urgent
Call MD on-call to discuss and start treatment.
On-Call Phone #
Day: (512) 628-1830
After Hours: (512) 323-5465
Hypoglycemia and Failure to Thrive
May need same lab tests as below, but please call to discuss
All clinical notes and laboratory results including growth chart
Referral Timeframe: Routine
Likely will be seen in next 1 to 3 months
Height less than 3rd percentile and weight less than 3rd percentile
- IGF-BP3 (Insulin like growth factor binding protein 3) CPL test code 4361, Esoterix code 500281
- TSH, Free T4, CBC, CMP.
- Celiac screening (Anti-Tissue Transglutaminase–IgA) IgA level; CPL test codes 4725 and 2751
- Growth chart
- Thyroid function tests
- Laboratory results
- Bone age results – Please have parent bring a copy of bone age x-ray (CD or film) to visit
- Relevant clinical notes
Referral Timeframe: No Referral
May NOT need referral based on initial evaluation
Height 3rd percentile or greater, but weight less than 3rd percentile
Consider evaluation by Gastroenterology (512) 628-1810
Please call MD on-call for any questions.