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4983: Hemoglobinopathy Evaluation Print View
RBC Total Count CELL CNT  view ref range  x 10E12/L 
Hemoglobin CELL CNT  view ref range  g/dL 
Hematocrit CELL CNT  view ref range  % 
MCV   < 4 days: 95 - 121
< 1 months: 85 - 126
< 5 years: 74 - 81
< 14 years: 75 - 102
>= 14 years: 80 - 96 
fL 
MCH   < 4 days: 31 - 37
< 1 months: 28 - 40
< 5 years: 25 - 31
< 14 years: 24 - 35
>= 14 years: 26 - 34 
pg 
RDW   11 - 15  % 
Hemoglobin A HPLC  < 4 months: 15 - 60
< 7 months: 60 - 92
< 366 days: > 92.0
>= 366 days: > 96.0 
% 
Hemoglobin F HPLC  < 4 months: 40 - 85
< 7 months: 8 - 40
< 366 days: < 8.0
>= 366 days: < 2.0 
% 
Hemoglobin A2 HPLC  < 31 days: < 1.0
< 91 days: < 2.3
< 181 days: < 2.5
< 366 days: < 2.7
>= 366 days: 1.8 - 3.5 
% 
Hemoglobin S HPLC  < .1  % 
Hemoglobin C HPLC  < .1  % 
Hemoglobin E HPLC  < .1  % 
Hemoglobin A2 Prime Window HPLC  < .1  % 
Hemoglobin Other HPLC  < .1  % 
Interpretation      

PRIMARY
1 Whole Blood EDTA 2 (1) mL   Refrigerated - 6 Day(s)/Room Temperature - 72 Hour(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
Tuesday-Saturday

Reported (Analytical Time)
3 days

CPT Codes
83021,85014,85018,85041

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
Any Hemoglobin S result >0.1% will automatically reflex to Sickle Cell Screen (test code 4986) for an additional fee (add CPT code 85660).

Reject Criteria: Frozen whole blood

Transport Temperature: Room temperature






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