CKMB

CERNER / EPIC MNEMONIC: CKMB
POE DESCRIPTION: CKMB (INCLUDES CK)
CPT CODE: 82550, 82553
CDM NUMBER: 3061059, 3061207
TEST INFORMATION: Test includes CK, CKMB, CKMB INDEX
DAYS PERFORMED: Daily, 24 hours
TURNAROUND TIME: 1 hour
CONTAINER TYPE:

Red top tube - 4 mL or SST tube

SPECIMEN REQUIREMENTS:

4.0 mL blood (2.0 mL serum)

MINIMUM VOLUME: 1 mL blood (0.5 mL serum)
METHODOLOGY: Chemiluminescent Microparticle Immunoassay (CMIA)