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Sickle Cell Screen

Alternative Name:

Dithionite Test; Itano Solubility Test;Murayama test; Sickle Cell Preparation, Metabisulfite Test; Sickle Cell Solubility Test; Sickledex; Sickle Screen; Sickle-Sol; Sickle-Stat

Clinical Utility:

None

Container:

1 mL Lavender top- EDTA

Collection Instructions:

Fill lavender-top (EDTA) tube completely, invert 8-10 times. DO NOT SHAKE TUBE!

Storage Instruction:

Refrigerate

Turnaround Time:

1 days

CPT Code:

85660 (1)