Specimen Requirements

Title

MYOGLOBIN, SERUM

Specimen Requirement

1 SST/1.0 mL serum. After 30 minutes of clotting, promptly centrifuge and refrigerate.

Methodology

Stability

Refrigerated; Frozen if testing cannot be completed within 48 hours

Reference Range

By Report*

Turnaround

24 hours

Clinical Use

Early diagnosis of M.I.

Test Code

MYOM