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Creatine Kinase


  • Chemistry
  • Health Assessment and Safety

General Information

Name Information
Matrix:Serum / Plasma
Application:Insurance Risk Assessment, Wellness
Turnaround Time:Daily
Analytical - Method:UV‑test
Reportable - Test Results Type:Quantitative
Units - Conventional:U/L

Specimen Information

Name Information
Minimum Volume:300 µL
Preferred Volume:500 µL
Rejection Criteria:

Improper labeling, improper sample handling, and wrong sample type.

Collection Instructions:

See “Blood Collection”

Collection Patient Preparation:NA
Container:Only the specimens listed below were tested and found acceptable. Serum (free from hemolysis). Nonhemolyzed serum is the specimen of choice and also recommended by IFCC. Plasma: Heparin (Li-, NH4 +) or EDTA (K2‑, K3‑) plasma.