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Test Code SIC HEMOGLOBIN S SCREEN

Important Note

This test is subject to reflex testing, see Laboratory Reflex Testing Policy, you have the option to decline reflex testing if you believe it is not medically necessary. If sickle test is positive, then Hemoglobin/Thalassemia Evaluation (cpt: 83020, 83020.26) will be performed at an additional charge.

Additional Codes

Primary ID

SQ Code

PRISM Code

MayoAccess ID

SIC

SIC LAB339 FAH228

 

Specimen Information

Container

Specimen

Temperature

Collect Vol

Submit Vol

Minimum Vol

Lavender Top Tube Whole Blood

Refrigerate

2.5 mL 2.5 mL

1.5 mL

 

Test Schedule / Analytical Time / Test Priority

Daily / 1 day / Not available STAT

Method

Sicklesol Hemoglobin Precipitation Kit

CPT(s)

Description CPT Code
Sickle Cell Test 85660

 

Instrumentation

Manual Method

LOINC Code Information

Result Code Reporting Name LOINC Code
SIC Hemoglobin S Screen 4621-9

 

Section

Hematology

Performing Location

University of Vermont Medical Center

Reference Range

Negative

Is the UVMMC lab NY State Certified to perform this testing?  Yes/No

Yes