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Sickle Cell Screen (Hemoglobin S Evaluation)

Mnemonic:    [Hgb S Eval]
Name:    Sickle Cell Screen (Hemoglobin S Evaluation)
Specimen:    5 mL whole blood from a Lavender top tube.
Minimum Spec:    0.5 mL
Transport Temp:    Refrigerated
Ref Lab/Code:    ARUP 0050520
  Method:    High Performance Liquid Chromatography (HPLC)
Note:    Hemoglobin S evaluation is included as part of the Hemoglobinopathy (Hemoglobin Electrophoresis) Panel.