Myoglobin

Supply # T35 Lithium Heparin Vacutainer

Test Code: 58723

CPT Code(s): 83874

Methodology: Chemiluminescent Microparticle Immunoassay (CMIA)

Clinical Significance: Myoglobin is a sensitive indicator of acute myocardial infarction (AMI), but is not specific for cardiac muscle

Alternative Name(s): Myo, MYB

Collection Guide: 

Supply: T35 Lithium Heparin Vacutainer

Preferred Specimen: Plasma

Preferred Volume: 2mL

Transport Container: Lithium Heparin Vacutainer

Transport Temperature: Refrigerated

Specimen Stability: Refrigerated: 1 Day

Rejection Criteria: Hemolysis

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