Children's Mercy Hospitals and Clinics
Name
Sickle Cell

Synonyms
Hemoglobin S and C

CMH Lab Section
Molecular Genetics

Specimen Requirements
3-5 ml blood, purple top

Availability
Routine

Turn Around Time
1 week

Methodology
PCR/RFLP to detect Hemoglobin S and C mutations

Ranges
See Interpretative Report

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