MYOGLOBIN TEST

Used for qualitative determination of cardiac myoglobin in human whole blood/serum/plasma as an aid for the diagnosis of myocardial infarction.

  • Within the first few hours after chest pain, its sensitivity is greater than CK-MB and Troponin I.
  • Its serum levels increase within 2 hours after infarction reaching peak concentrations in 6-9 hours.
  • Sensitive but non-specific marker of AMI. It is present in both skeletal and cardiac muscles.

 

Sensitivity: 100%, Specificity: 98.4%, + Predictive V: 92.0%,  - Predictive V: 100%  Cut-off: 50 ng/ml

Product CE Status Type  Sample Type Kit Size  Additional Materials
MYOGLOBIN CE Cassette WB/S/P 25 dropper,diluent