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G6PD / 1004700MC
GLUCOSE-6-PHOSPHATE DEHYDROGENASE (G-6-PD), BLOOD

Test Code G6PD / 1004700MC 
Test GLUCOSE-6-PHOSPHATE DEHYDROGENASE (G-6-PD), BLOOD 
Methodology Enzymatic 
Description Useful in the detection of G-6-PD deficiency. 
Specimen Draw blood in a lavender EDTA tube and send 5.0 mL (minimum: 1.0 mL) of EDTA whole blood refrigerated. SPECIMEN CANNOT BE MAINTAINED AT ROOM TEMPERATURE OR FROZEN. Do not transfer blood to other containers. 
Reference Values 7.0-20.5 U/g Hgb 
Analytic Time 1 Day 
Day(s) Test Set Up Monday through Friday 
CPT Code(s) 82955