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  Troponin T Specimen Type:
   

Blood


SCRAP

Specimen requirements: Gel Separator Tube 4 mL
  or:Gel Separator Tube 6 mL
  or: 3 mL Red Stopper; Plain
Reference ranges:
CATEGORY RANGE UNITS   QUALITATIVE  
Non-Gender <0.01 ng/mL N/A
Non Diagnostic <0.03 ng/mL N/A
Positive For Myocardial Damage >0.1 ng/mL N/A
Unit of measure: ng/mL
Ideal sample: 4 mL
Absolute minimum amount: 0.5 mL serum
Method of collection: N/A
Transportation: N/A
Label instructions: N/A
Request test on form: "Write in" MULTI LABS [Chem/Hem/UA/Tox/BB/Rheum] ( 151-104 )
Order/entry screen(s):  Chemistry - Blood
Stat frequency: Daily
Stat turn around time: 1 hour
Routine frequency: Daily
Must be in by: N/A
Routine turn around time: 4 hours
For Hillcrest deliver to: SCRAP : Specimen Central Receiving and
  Processing, room 2-117
For Thornton deliver to: Chemistry : Processing Desk, 1st floor, Hospital,
  room 1-013
Scheduling requirements : N/A
Method: Electrochemiluminescence
Special Instructions: N/A
  Results are available on a Chart Copy
  Results are Quantitative
CyberLAB abbreviation: TROPT
CyberLAB code: 2139
Lab Processing Instructions: Spin sample and deliver to Chemistry Lab