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Creatine Kinase Isoenzymes

Clinical System Name

Miscellaneous Test

Synonyms

CK Macro

CK Isoenzyme Electrophoresis

CK-MM

CK-BB

Sample Requirements

Specimen: Whole Blood

Container(s):  Gold SST or Red Top

Preferred Vol: 2 mL

Minimum Vol:  1 mL

 

Note: 

Processing Instructions

Reject due to: Specimens preserved in citrate, EDTA, fluoride, heparin, or iodoacetate. Room temperature specimens. Avoid repeated thaw/refreeze cycles.

Spin: Y

Aliquot: Y

Temp: -20 C

Storage location:  CPA freezer

 

Off-site collection:

Stability

Specimen Type Temperature Time
Serum Room temp

N

  Refrigerated 7 d
  Frozen

1 m

 

Availability

STAT Performed TAT
N Drawn daily, performed Sun - Sat 3 - 5 d

 

Performing Laboratory

ARUP Laboratories

500 Chipeta Way
Salt Lake City, UT 84108-1221

 

Phone Number: (800) 522-2787

Department

Department: Send Outs

 

Phone Number: (206) 987-2563

Reference Range

 

Test Number Components Reference Interval
  CK-MM 96-100%
  CK-MB 0-4%
  CK-BB 0%
  CK-Macro Type I 0%
  CK-Macro Type II 0%
  Creatine Kinase, Total
Age: Male: Female:
0-19 years:
20 years and older:
By report
20-200 U/L
By report
20-180 U/L


 

Methodology

Method: Quantitative Enzymatic/Electrophoresis

Analytical Volume: None specified

Limitations:

CPT Codes

82552; 82550 (TLZ 02/10/16)

Send Out Instructions

 

Reference Test Name: Creatine Kinase Isoenzymes
Reference Test Number:

0020414

Instructions:

Send out M - F with ARUP courier.