MYOGLOBIN, URINE

Specimen Required
Collect random urine. Send 5.0 mL urine (1.0 mL minimum) refrigerated in a screw-capped plastic urine container. Do not use preservative.

Rejection Criteria
Acidified urine

Methodology
Latex Particle-Enhanced Immunonephelometry

Stability
Room Temperature: Unacceptable; Refrigerated: 7 days; Frozen: 7 days

Reference Range
0-45 ng/mL

Performed
Sunday-Friday

Turnaround Time3 days
Test CodeUMYO
CPT-4 Code (s)
83874
LOINC Codes
2641-9

Warde
Medical
Laboratory