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Fetal Hemoglobin Quantiative

Order Name HGB F QUANT
Test Number: 5000855
Revision Date 04/05/2021
Test Name Methodology LOINC Code
Fetal Hemoglobin Quantiative
Capillary Electrophoresis 4576-5 
SPECIMEN REQUIREMENTS
Specimen Specimen Volume (min) Specimen Type Specimen Container Transport Environment
Preferred 5 mL (1 mL) Whole Blood EDTA (Lavender Top) Room Temperature
Instructions Patient age and ethnicity are necessary for proper interpretation. Blood transfusions within the last 4 months may affect results.
Specimen Stability Room temperature: 7 days Refrigerated: 7 days Frozen: Unacceptable
GENERAL INFORMATION
Testing Schedule Tue-Sat 
Expected TAT 3-5 Days  
Clinical Use Used to monitor levels of Hgb F in the treatment of sickle cell disease. 
Notes Reference Lab: Quest
Test Code: 513X
Click Here to view information on the Quest website.
CPT Code(s) 83020
Lab Section Reference Lab