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A 27-year-old female asked:

what does a troponin level of <0.02 mean? i had a troponin i blood test done. i am wondering if this is normal?

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Dr. Christian Assad
Cardiology 14 years experience
Troponin: Troponin tests are primarily ordered to evaluate people who have chest pain to see if they have had a heart attack or other damage to their heart. Either a cardiac-specific troponin I or troponin T test can be performed. Labs have different normal parameters. Troponins are notorious for being mildly elevated for multiple reasons. Clinical scenario is crucial for correct interpretation
Dr. Calvin Weisberger
Cardiology 51 years experience
Troponin: normal troponin levels are zero or close to it. Less than .02 should be normal.

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