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Test Identifier Information

 
Registration CodeHTNT
Method

Electrochemiluminescence immunoassay - Cobas E411analyser

External Price$43.82(Exclusive of GST)
  

Specimen Collection

 
Pre-Testing Requirements

By prior arrangement only - please see comment

Specimen Collection Protocols

 EDTA(Lavender) and Plain(Red) also ok but Heparin(Green) preffered.

Patient SpecimenBlood 2mL heparin preferred(Green)
Sample Delivery to LabAmbient
  

Instructions for Referral to CHLabs

 
Aliquot Instructions500 uL plasma, store fridge. Minimum 250 uL plasma.
Aliquot Transport to CHLFrozen if delayed more than 24hrs, otherwise on ice.
  

CHLabs Laboratory

 
DepartmentEndocrinology Laboratory
Contact Details Email Email
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Contact Phone Number(03) 3640886 | x80886
Test AvailabilityOnly available after consultation with Patholgist
Turnaround Time1-12 hours
Reference Interval

Reference range: 0 - 13ng/L

TNT begins to rise in the plasma about 6 hours post MI

Additional Information

Note: Troponin I is now the preferred front line Troponin but in selected cases it may be appropriate to request Troponin Ths in addition to Troponin I. If this is required please contact our on call pathologists to discuss.

Delphic Number Test Number8580

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