Test directory: Troponin T Gen 5

Ordering Code7632
Test NameTroponin T Gen 5
AliasTroponin T
High Risk Troponin T
Troponin T high sensitivity (Gen 5)
Preferred SpecimenPlasma
Preferred ContainerLithium Heparin PST (Green)
Other Specimen/ContainerPlasma in Lithium Heparin (Green)
Optimum Volume0.5 mL
Transport RequirementsOahu: Refrigerated
Airline: Frozen
Specimen StabilityRefrigerated: 24 Hours
Frozen: 12 Months
Freeze only once.
Rejection CriteriaHemolyzed, Insufficient quantity, Specimen older than stability limits, wrong specimen type, Samples stabilized with azide
Avail. StatYES
Analytic Time1 Hour
MethodologyElectrochemiluminescence Immunoassay

Reference range(s)

ComponentAgeMale NormMale Critical LowMale Critical HighFemale NormFemale Critical HighFemale Critical LowUnitsAdd'l info
Troponin T Gen 5ALL<19>= 52<19>= 52ng/L
TnT Gen 5 Endpoint DilutionALL<19>= 52<19>= 52ng/L
TnT DeltaALLng/L

Change in TnT...

Change in TnT Gen 5 calculated only if previous TnT Gen 5 result obtained within 6 hours of current draw.
See report.