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Troponin T (High Sensitivity)

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The High Sensitivty Troponin T assay was introduced on 7/2/2011. 

Please click here to access the Troponin T Results Interpretation Matrix

Alternate names:
hsTnT, TNT, Troponin, TrT
Laboratory:
Biochemistry
Test Code:
TRTS
Specimen types:
Serum
Container types:
Plain Tube with gelPlain Tube with gel
Collection Instructions:
Transport specimen at Room Temperature to lab

NOTE : TROPONIN TESTING AT ANGLISS

If a patient has had an initial troponin test using the point-of-care system in Emergency, any subsequent requests for Troponin testing require both a serum (white top) and heparin (green top, no gel) specimen for comparative analysis. 

 

Li Heparin sample also can be accepted.

Minimum Adult Volume:
1 mL
Frequency:
Daily
Result Turnaround Time:
4 hours
Reference Interval:

<14 ng/L