|Test Code||MYOGU / 003079L|
|Test||MYOGLOBIN URINE QUANTITATIVE|
|Methodology||Immunochemiluminometric assay (ICMA)|
|Description||Useful for confirming the presence of a myopathy associated with a number of disorders; may suggest myopathic cause for acute renal failure|
|Specimen||10.0 mL (minimum: 1.0 mL) from a random urine collection. No preservative. (ACIDIFIED URINE IS NOT ACCEPTABLE.) Send specimen refrigerated in a plastic urine container. Freeze specimen if pick up will be greater than 3 days.
NOTE: Collect specimen in early morning or immediately following exercise.
|Reference Values||0 - 13 ng/mL|
|Analytic Time||2 Days|
|Day(s) Test Set Up||Monday through Friday|