FMYOP - Specimen: MyoMarker Panel 2

Test Catalog

Test Name

Test ID: FMYOP    
MyoMarker Panel 2

Specimen Type Describes the specimen type validated for testing


Specimen Required Defines the optimal specimen. This field describes the type of specimen required to perform the test and the preferred volume to complete testing. The volume allows automated processing, fastest throughput and, when indicated, repeat or reflex testing.

Submit only 1 of the following specimens:



Collection Container Tube: 10 mL Red

Acceptable: 8.5 mL SST

Collection Instructions: Draw blood in a plain, red-top tube(s), serum gel tube(s) is acceptable. Spin down and send 3 mL of serum refrigerate in plastic vial.



Collection Container Tube: 10 mL EDTA

Collection Instructions: Draw blood in a lavender-top (EDTA) tube(s). Spin down and send 3 mL of EDTA plasma refrigerate in plastic vial.

Reject Due To Identifies specimen types and conditions that may cause the specimen to be rejected


Mild OK; Gross Reject


Warm OK; Cold OK


Mild OK; Gross Reject


Mild OK; Gross Reject



Specimen Stability Information Provides a description of the temperatures required to transport a specimen to the laboratory. Alternate acceptable temperatures are also included.

Specimen TypeTemperatureTime
VariesRefrigerated (preferred)7 days
 Frozen 180 days
 Ambient 7 days