Troponin I

Alphabetical Test listing

Troponin I-5045

  
Troponin I
  
5045
  
84484.1
  
TRP
  

Quantitative Troponin I will be performed at an additional charge on all indeterminate or positive Qualitative Troponin I

  
Lithium heparin (Li hep) plasma
  
  
2.0 mL
  
0.5 mL
  

Spin

  

Lt green plasma separator (PST)

  
Serum (if serum is the only specimen available)

The same sample type should be used for all serial sampling of Troponin I

  
  
  1. Allow sample adequate time to clot to prevent fibrin clots which may cause erroneous results
  2. Spin
  

Gold serum separator (SST) tube

  

Refrigerated (preferred) - 72 hours

Frozen - 7 days

  
  • Improper labels (unlabeled or mislabeled)
  • Hemolysis (some procedures)
  • Improper anticoagulant or ratio
  • Delay in transport
  • Improper storage temperature affecting results
  • Improper container
  • Leaking container resulting in compromised specimen
  • Quantity not sufficient (QNS)
  
AHL - Chemistry: C
  
24/7
  
1 hr
  

Chemiluminescent Microparticle Immunoassay (CMIA)

  

< 0.034 ng/mL

  

> 0.034 ng/mL

  
The same sample type should be used for all serial sampling of Troponin I
  
84484
  
11/30/2001
  
06/02/2021
  
06/02/2021