Effective test for secondary confirmation of hemoglobin (Hb) S. Not recommended for newborns <6 months due to high concentration of HbF. Confirm results with Hemoglobin Evaluation with Reflex to Electrophoresis and/or RBC Solubility (0050610).
Lavender (EDTA) or pink (K2EDTA).
Transport 5 mL whole blood. (Min: 0.2 mL)
Ambient: Unacceptable; Refrigerated: 1 week; Frozen: Unacceptable
Refer to report.
Compliance Statement B: For laboratory developed tests not using a RUO kit, and for FDA approved, cleared or 510(k) exempt assays with alterations. This test was developed and its performance characteristics determined by ARUP Laboratories. The U. S. Food and Drug Administration has not approved or cleared this test; however, FDA clearance or approval is not currently required for clinical use. The results are not intended to be used as the sole means for clinical diagnosis or patient management decisions.
|Component Test Code*||Component Chart Name||LOINC|
|2013400||Sickle Cell Solubility Result||6864-3|
- Hb S
- Hgb S
- Sickle Cell Anemia Screen
- Sickle Cell Disease