What is a Myoglobin Test?
This Myoglobin test measures the blood level of Myoglobin.
Why is a Myoglobin Test important?
Myoglobin is released when skeletal muscle breaks down (rhabdomyolysis). Elevated levels are linked to muscle damage and kidney failure.
What type of specimen will I submit?
This Myoglobin Test is a blood test.
Do I need to fast to take this test?
Fasting is not necessary.
How long does it take to get test results?
It typically takes 4 business days or less.