High-sensitivity troponin I (hs-TnI)

Test investigation

High-sensitivity troponin I (hs-TnI)

Laboratory offering test

NNUH, QEH, JPUH

Units

ng/L

Also known as/Frequency of test

cTnI, hs-cTnI, Troponin, Trop, High-sensitivity cardiac-specific Troponins I

Comments precautions

Currently best marker for cardiac damage.

Sample type

Heparin (plasma) or serum

Turnaround times (TAT) Urgent/Routine/GP or OPD

Within 4 hours/8 hours

Reference intervals

Male: < 34.3 ng/L Female: < 15.7 ng/L

If ukas accredited

Y NNUH