Laboratory Test Information Guide

Details for p50 O2 Affinity Hemoglobin

Test Name: p50 O2 Affinity Hemoglobin
Alternate Name(s): Oxygen Affinity
Laboratory: Clinical Immunology
Specimen Type: Peripheral Blood

4 mL K2 or K3 EDTA Lavender top Vacutainer tube 5 mL Red top Vacutainer tube

Pediatric:
0-2 years: Lavender 1.0 pk., Red 0.5 pk
2-10 years: 2 mL Lavender top, 2 mL Red
Collection Information: Specimen should be transported at room temperature, stored at 2-8C prior to testing.
Requisition: Hemoglobinopathy Investigations Form
Test Schedule: Weekly
Turnaround time from when specimen
is received in testing laboratory:
 
Routine
5 weeks
Stat
N/A
 
Reference Range: N/A
Effective Date: 2019-07-11
Revised Date:  
Critical Value: N/A
Interpretive Comments:  
Special Processing: Attach CBC chart to requisition
Comments: McMaster University Medical Centre
Molecular Genetics Laboratory, Room 2N22
1200 Main Street West, Hamilton, ON L8N 3Z5
Telephone: 905-521-2100 ex.76944
Fax: 905-521-7913
Email: moleculargenetics@hhsc.ca
Method of Analysis:  
Critical Information Required:  
Storage & Shipment: Ship sample at room temperature.

Store specimen at 2-8 Celsius prior to testing.
System Codes: 
Cerner
P50HB
 
Referred To:  

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