Haemoglobin capillary electrophoresis and confirmatory investigations

Test investigation

Haemoglobin capillary electrophoresis and confirmatory investigations

Laboratory offering test

NNUH

Units

%

Ideal sample age for accurate results maximum acceptable sample age

Within 8 hours/24 hours

Sample type

EDTA

Turnaround times (TAT) Urgent/Routine/GP or OPD

1 working day, Antenatal Sickle Cell and thalassaemia screening: 3 days

Reference intervals

HaemoglobinCapillary electrophoresis HbF <1.0% HbA2 1.5-3.4%

If ukas accredited

Y NNUH