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Creatine kinase-MB (CK-MB)
712Diagnostic use in the quantitative determination of CK-MB in serum or heparinized plasma.
Collect: Serum Separator Tube (SST)
Specimen Preparation: Allow blood samples to clot (15 mins). Separate the serum from the cells by centrifuging for 10 minutes. Store serum at 2-8°C until analysis.
Storage/Transport Temperature: Refrigerated
Stability: Tightly cap and refrigerate specimens at 2 to 8°C if the assay is not completed within 4 hours. Freeze samples at or below -20°C if the sample is not assayed within 48 hours.
NOTE: * This test is approved for all states. *
Accu Reference Medical Laboratory
Adults: 0 – 5 ng/mL
0.18 – 300 ng/mL.
Values greater than 300 ng/mL will be reported as >300 ng/mL.