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CKMB

Alternative Names:Creatine Kinase-MB Fraction
Laboratory:Clinical Biochemistry
Test Code:CKMB
Specimen Types:Serum
Plasma
Container Types:
SST
Lithium Heparin (with Gel)
Collection & Request Instructions:

This assay NO longer routinely available for Alfred Health

Cardiac Troponin I is a more sensitive and more specific marker of cardiac damage than CKMB.

If CKMB required -MUST  be approved by a Chemical Pathologist.

Transport Instructions between Sites and/or Laboratories:Room Temperature
Assay Frequency:Monthly