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Sulfhemoglobin Quantitative, Whole Blood
0091568
Ordering Recommendation
Mnemonic
SULFHEMOGL
Methodology
Quantitative Spectrophotometry
Performed
Varies
Reported
3-8 days
New York DOH Approval Status
This test is New York DOH approved.
Submit With Order
ARUP Consult®
Disease Topics
Specimen Required
Patient Preparation
Collect at end of work shift. 
Collect
Lavender (EDTA). 
Specimen Preparation
Transport 1 mL whole blood. (Min: 0.3 mL) 
Storage/Transport Temperature
Refrigerated. Also acceptable: Room temperature. 
Unacceptable Conditions
 
Remarks
 
Stability
Ambient: 3 months; Refrigerated: 3 months; Frozen: Unacceptable 
Reference Interval
By report
Interpretive Data
N/A

Components
Component Test Code*Component Chart NameLOINC
0091567Sulfhemoglobin Quantitative, Whole Blood
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Aliases
  • SHb

Performed at National Medical Services (NMS)