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Test ID MYGLS Myoglobin, Serum

Useful For

Assessing muscle damage from any cause

Method Name

Latex Particle-Enhanced Immunoturbidometric Assay

Reporting Name

Myoglobin, S

Specimen Type


Specimen Required


Preferred: Red top

Acceptable: Serum gel

Specimen Volume: 1 mL

Specimen Minimum Volume

0.5 mL

Specimen Stability Information

Specimen Type Temperature Time Special Container
Serum Refrigerated (preferred) 14 days
  Frozen  14 days

Reference Values

≤90 mcg/L

Day(s) and Time(s) Performed

Monday through Sunday, continuous

Performing Laboratory

Mayo Clinic Laboratories in Rochester

CPT Code Information


LOINC Code Information

Test ID Test Order Name Order LOINC Value
MYGLS Myoglobin, S 2639-3


Result ID Test Result Name Result LOINC Value
MYGLS Myoglobin, S 2639-3

Test Classification

This test has been cleared or approved by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration and is used per manufacturer's instructions. Performance characteristics were verified by Mayo Clinic in a manner consistent with CLIA requirements.

NY State Approved