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Myoglobin, serum

Lab Section: 

Sendout Reference

 

Lab Location: 

Sendout

Reference Lab: 

Quest

 

Test ID: 

LAB105

 

Methodology: 

Nephelometry

Schedule: 

Daily

Reported: 

5 days

Specimen Requirements: 

Collection: 3.0 mL Blood in a Red Top Tube.
Pediatric volume: 1 mL.
Transport: Room temperature.
Stability: Room temperature: 7 days Refrigerated: 14 days Frozen: 35 days

 

Notes: 

Clinical Indications: Test is for the assessment of skeletal muscle breakdown (Rhabdomyolysis).

Reference Interval: 

See patient report or consult reference laboratory website.

 http://www.questdiagnostics.com/testcenter/TestDetail.action?tabName=OrderingInfo&ntc=660

CPT Code(s): 

83874

Last Changed: 

8/9/2017 3:05:47

Last Reviewed: 

8/9/2017 3:05:58