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Test Code MYOGLOBIN Myoglobin - Blood

Clinical System Name

Myoglobin, Blood

Synonyms

Myoglobin, Blood

Sample Requirements

Specimen: Whole Blood

Container(s):Dark Green/Sodium Heparin or red or Gold SST

Preferred Vol: 2 mL

Minimum Vol: 2 Lt. Green/Li Heparin Microtainers

 

Note:

Processing Instructions

Reject due to:

Spin: Y

Aliquot:Y

Temp: -20 C

Storage location: CPA freezer

 

Off-site collection: Spin, aliquot and Freeze serum. Transport frozen.

Stability

Specimen Type Temperature Time
Serum or plasma Room temp  N
  Refrigerated  N
  Frozen  Y

 

Availability

STAT Performed TAT
Y Daily 1 -4 d

 

Performing Laboratory

Harborview Medical Center

Department

Department:  

Harborview Medical Center

Room GWH47; 325 9th Ave
Seattle, WA 98104
 

Phone Number: (206) 744-3451

 

 

 

 

Reference Range

 

  Male ng/mL Female ng/mL
  17 - 106 14 - 66

 

Methodology

Method: Chemiluminescent Assay

Analytical Volume: 0.5 mL plasma or serum

Limitations:

CPT Codes

83874

 

Send Out Instructions

 

Reference Test Name: Myoglobin
Reference Test Number: MYO
Instructions: Send out Mon - Fri with the UW/HMC courier. Keep a copy of the Batch Sheet for our records.