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  • G-6-PD (Glucose-6-Phosphate Dehydrogenase)

G-6-PD (Glucose-6-Phosphate Dehydrogenase)

Tube Type

Test ID   LAB571
EPIC Order
  GLUCOSE 6 PHOSPHATE DEHYDROGENASE
CPT Code(s)   82955
Group/Individual Test   Individual
Laboratory   Special Hematology and Hematopathology
Tube Station   30
Specimen Routine: 3 mL blood/Lavender Top Tube
  micro: 2 EDTA bullets/ 1.0 mL of blood
Stability
Unspun: 24 hours
Room temperature: NO
Refrigerator: 1 week
Frozen: NO
Availability Routine: Test generally performed 2-3 times weekly
  STAT: Available upon Director's Approval
Turnaround Time Routine: 4 days
STAT: 4 hours
Reference Range Normal: 5.3-10.3 u/gm/dl Hgb
Comment

Internal Reference Testing Specimen Handling Instructions:

Whole blood, refrigerate

Reviewed by ivette_marrero on November 03, 2016

Note: Reference ranges provided on this web site are for guidance only, and may not reflect the most recent changes. Refer to laboratory reports for current reference data.

UNC Hospitals
McLendon Clinical Laboratories
101 Manning Drive
Chapel Hill, NC 27514

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