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Cardiac troponin, cardiac troponin I (cTnI), cardiac troponin T (cTnT).
To assist in evaluating myocardial muscle damage related to disorders such as myocardial infarction (MI).
There are no food, fluid, activity, or medication restrictions unless by medical direction.
Method: Enzyme immunoassay.
|Troponin I||Conventional Units||SI Units (Conventional Units × 1)|
|Adult||Less than 0.05 ng/mL||Less than 0.05 mcg/L|
|Troponin T||Less than 0.01 ng/mL||Less than 0.01 mcg/L|
|Normal values can vary significantly due to differences in test kit reagents and instrumentation. The testing laboratory should be consulted for comparison of results to the corresponding reference range.|
Critical Findings and Potential Interventions