CK - Overview: Creatine Kinase (CK), Serum

Test Catalog

Test Name

Test ID: CK    
Creatine Kinase (CK), Serum

Useful For Suggests clinical disorders or settings where the test may be helpful

Diagnosing and monitoring of myocardial infarction and myopathies such as the progressive Duchenne muscular dystrophy

Method Name A short description of the method used to perform the test

Photometric, Creatine Phosphate + ADP

NY State Approved Indicates the status of NY State approval and if the test is orderable for NY State clients.


Reporting Name A shorter or abbreviated version of the Published Name for a test; an abbreviated test name

Creatine Kinase (CK), S

Aliases Lists additional common names for a test, as an aid in searching

CK (Creatine Kinase)
CPK (Creatine Phosphokinase)
Creatine Phosphokinase