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35489: Hemoglobinopathy Evaluation Print View
Red Blood Cell Count     Million/uL 
Hemoglobin     g/dL 
Hematocrit     % 
MCV     fL 
MCH     pg 
RDW     % 
Hemoglobin A     % 
Hemoglobin F     % 
Hemoglobin A2 Quant     % 
Hemoglobin S      
Hemoglobin C      
Hemoglobin E      
Other Hemoglobin 1     % 
Other Hemoglobin 2     % 
Interpretation      

PRIMARY
1 Whole Blood EDTA 5 (1) mL   Room Temperature - 72 Hour(s)/Refrigerated - 6 Day(s)  
ALTERNATE

The detection and proper identification of hemoglobinopathies and thalassemias is an important aspect of the evaluation of patients with anemia, microcytosis and erythrocytosis.

Patient age and ethnicity are necessary for proper interpretation.
Blood transfusions within the last 4 months may affect results.
Setup Schedule
Monday-Saturday

Reported (Analytical Time)
4 days

CPT Codes
85041,85018,85014,83021

The CPT codes provided are based on AMA guidelines and are for informational purposes only. CPT coding is the sole responsibility of the billing party. Please direct any questions regarding coding to the payer being billed.

Notes
Methodology: High Performance Liquid Chromatography, Electrophoresis, Electronic sizing and counting/Cytometry.
Transport Temperature: Refrigerated
Reject Criteria: Frozen whole blood
Preferred Specimen: 1 full 5 mL Whole Blood EDTA (lavender-top).






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