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Test and sample information

This is a searchable database of information about tests offered by Pathology at the Royal Derby Hospital. 

If there are any comments on specific test content please contact john.monaghan@nhs.net .

For further patient information on pathology tests please visit: www.labtestsonline.org.uk

Test
Cardiac Markers (CK and Troponin-T)
Sample
Blood
Sample container
Vacutainer / Gold / SST
Volume required
5 mL
Special requirements for specimen collection
Please indicate time of sample after suspected MI.  Samples that are haemolysed are unsuitable.
Reference Ranges
See creatine kinase & troponin T
Discipline
Biochemistry
Turn around time
Same day (working days)
Last modified: 02/08/2017