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  G6PD - Qualitative Specimen Type:
  also known as Glucose 6 Phosphate Dehydrogenase - Qualitative, G6PD Screen

Blood


HEMATOLOGY

Specimen requirements: 3 mL EDTA draw
  or: 3 mL EDTA Hemogard Closure
  or:Lav Fingerstick Microtainer
Reference ranges:
CATEGORY LOW   HIGH   UNITS   QUALITATIVE  
Normal N/A N/A N/A (Enzyme Present)
Unit of measure: N/A
Ideal sample: 3 mL EDTA Whole Blood (Laverder top tube)
Absolute minimum amount: 1 mL EDTA Whole Blood (Lavender top tube)
Method of collection: N/A
Transportation: N/A
Label instructions: N/A
Request test on form: MULTI LABS [Chem/Hem/UA/Tox/BB/Rheum] ( 151-104 )
Order/entry screen(s): Hematology/Coagulation
Stat frequency: N/A
Stat turn around time: N/A
Routine frequency: Monday thru Friday 0800-1500
Must be in by: 1500
Routine turn around time: 48 Hours
For Hillcrest deliver to: SCRAP : Specimen Central Receiving and
  Processing, room 2-117
For Thornton deliver to: Hematology : Processing Desk, 1st floor,
  Hospital, room 1-013
Scheduling requirements : N/A
Method: Enzyme Reduction
Special Instructions: This procedure is a screening test (only) for the presence of the G6PD enzyme.
  Results are available on a Chart Copy
  Results are Qualitative
CyberLAB abbreviation: G6PD
CyberLAB code: 7400
Lab Processing Instructions: N/A