Alert

CK-MB

 Includes Total CK

Tube Type

Test ID   LAB63
EPIC Order   CK TOTAL AND CK MB 
CPT Code(s)   82550, 82553
Group/Individual Test   Group
Laboratory   Core Laboratory
Tube Station   Routine: 30; STAT: 888
Specimen Routine: 4mL blood/gold top serum separator tube/red top tube acceptable
  Micro: 1 mL blood/red top 
Stability

Unspun:

Spun/Separated:

8 hrs
Room Temp: 8 hrs
Refrigerator: 5 days
Frozen: 4 weeks
Availability 24 hrs/day
Turnaround Time   Routine: 2 hours; STAT: 1 hour
Reference Range Normal: < 6.0 ng/mL
Comments

Reviewed by Karen Hrischuk on December 13, 2019

Note: Reference ranges provided on this web site are for guidance only, and may not reflect the most recent changes. Refer to laboratory reports for current reference data.

UNC Hospitals
McLendon Clinical Laboratories
101 Manning Drive
Chapel Hill, NC 27514