Transient troponin elevations in the blood of healthy young children

Julia M. Potter, Gus KOERBIN, W Abhayaratna, Ross Cunningham, Dick TELFORD, Peter Hickman

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Abstract

Whilst cardiac troponin is considered to be indicative of cardiac necrosis, the advent of new high sensitivity assays for troponin suggests that troponin may be present in the blood of healthy persons. We have examined a cohort of healthy children and measured TnT in their blood.
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)702-706
Number of pages5
JournalClinica Chimica Acta
Volume413
Issue number7-8
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 2012
Externally publishedYes

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Potter, J. M., KOERBIN, G., Abhayaratna, W., Cunningham, R., TELFORD, D., & Hickman, P. (2012). Transient troponin elevations in the blood of healthy young children. Clinica Chimica Acta, 413(7-8), 702-706. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.cca.2011.12.017