Hemoglobin Solubility Test (Sickle Cell)

Infectious Disease Core Test Offerings

TURN AROUND TIME

8-12 Hours Mon-Fri

TEST INFO

SAMPLE INFO

Test Name
Hemoglobin Solubility Test (Sickle Cell)
Alternate Name(s)
  • Hemo S
  • Hemoglobin S Screening
  • Sickledex
Test Site
  • Colorado
Test Description
Sickle Cell Screening Assay
CyberLAB Test Info

Test Name

Test #

HEMOGLOBIN S

71

Method Description
  • Qualitative Solubility Assay
FDA Cleared / Approved
Yes
CPT Code(s)
  • 85660
STAT Allowed
No
Download(s)
Draw Status

Living

Sample Volume
Minimum Sample Volume
  • Red Blood Cells: 250 uL
Preferred Sample Volume
  • Red Blood Cells: 500 uL
Sample Type
Acceptable
  • Plasma, EDTA - Lavender Top Tube
Sample Handling
Do not freeze whole blood.
Sample Stability
  • Refrigerated 1-10°C - 45 days
Transport
  • Refrigerated 1-10°C