Basic Detail

Specimen EDTA SAMPLE (PURPLE VACUTAINER)
Test Method
Report
Test method
temperature

Associated Diseases

Anemia Jaundice Bleeding Hemolysis

Why Get Tested

To determine whether you have an inherited G6PD deficiency

When Get Tested

When a child experienced persistent hemolytic anemia that appear to be triggered by infection or drugs

Specimen

EDTA SAMPLE (PURPLE VACUTAINER)

Test Preparation

Generally, none; however, if symptoms are acute, it is advised that you wait to be tested until after the episode has resolved.