Laboratory Blood Tests 
(including C-reactive protein, fibrinogen,  homocysteine, lipoprotein(s), troponin, creatine kinase, CK-MB, myoglogin, BNP / NT-proBNP, blood gases, complete matabolic panel, electrolytes)

Heart Disease Tests
Information from Lab Tests Online
Blood Tests for Heart Disease
Information from the Mayo Clinic

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Last updated: December 2, 2011