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Epic Test Name Troponin T Gen 5
Components
Synonyms TNT, Troponin, high sensitivity Troponin, hs-TNT
Description
Specimen Requirements 
Container Lithium Heparin
Specimen Type Plasma
Preferred Collection Volume 3 mL
Minimum Collection Volume 3 mL; Neonates 0.5 mL
Collection Instructions
Specimen Handling
Rejection Criteria
Methodology
Reference Range
CPT Code(s) 84484
Department Chemistry
Contact Information Lab (main): 214-633-5227
Turn Around TimeSTAT 60 mins; Routine less than 4 hrs
Performed Sunday - Saturday
Performed by Chemistry
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Notes <6 ng/L Undetectable; 6-51 ng/L Indeterminate. Serial measurements and clinical correlations required; ≥52 ng/L Abnormal
Updated/Reviewed 02/13/2019


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