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Test ID: SFMON    
Hemoglobin S and Hemoglobin F Quantitation for Therapeutic Monitoring, Blood

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Secondary ID A test code used for billing and in test definitions created prior to November 2011

60205

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

Conditional

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

Monitoring patients with sickling disorders who have received hydroxyurea or transfusion therapy

Reflex Tests Lists test(s) that may or may not be performed, at an additional charge, depending on the result and interpretation of the initial test(s)

Test IDReporting NameAvailable SeparatelyAlways Performed
SDEXHemoglobin S, Scrn, BYesNo

Testing Algorithm Delineates situation(s) when tests are added to the initial order. This includes reflex and additional tests.

If hemoglobin S is detected, hemoglobin S screen will be performed, when appropriate, at an additional charge.

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

Cation Exchange/High-Performance Liquid Chromatography (HPLC)

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

Hb S/F Therapeutic Monitoring, B