Glucose 6-Phosphate Dehydrogenase, Red Blood Cell

CERNER / EPIC MNEMONIC: G6PD
POE DESCRIPTION: RBC 6GPD
CPT CODE: 82955-90
TURNAROUND TIME:

5-7 working days

CONTAINER TYPE: Lavender top (EDTA) tube
SPECIMEN REQUIREMENTS: 7 mL EDTA whole blood
MINIMUM VOLUME:

2.0 mL EDTA whole blood

HANDLING INSTRUCTIONS: Refrigerate at 2°C to 8°C if analysis is delayed.
REFERENCE RANGE:

See Specialty Labs - Search Test Code 1398

TEST SYNONYM(S):G-6-PD Assay; G-6-PD Assay, Blood