HBF - Overview: Hemoglobin F, Blood

Test Catalog

Test ID: HBF    
Hemoglobin F, Blood

Useful For Suggests clinical disorders or settings where the test may be helpful

Quantitating the percent of fetal hemoglobin present


Assisting in the diagnosis of disorders with elevated levels of fetal hemoglobin

Method Name A short description of the method used to perform the test

Ion-Exchange/High-Performance Liquid Chromatography (HPLC)

NY State Approved Indicates the status of NY State approval and if the test is orderable for NY State clients.


Reporting Name A shorter/abbreviated version of the Published Name for a test; an abbreviated test name

Hemoglobin F, B

Aliases Lists additional common names for a test, as an aid in searching

Hemoglobin-F, Alkali Resistant