*Iron Studies*Complete Blood Count*Hemoglobin HPLC/Electrophor esis
2 mL (1 mL min.) serum from 1 SST AND 5 mL (3. 5 mL min.) whole blood from 2 Lavender Top (EDTA) tubes. Ship refrigerated. DO NOT FREEZE.
Spectrophotometry, Electrical Impedence, VCS & HPLC
Sample Daily by 9 am
Report Next Day Evening
HPLC is the method of choice. Hemoglobin electrophoresis (Alkaline pH) on cellulose acetate will be carried out, if necessary, in selected cases, at no additional charge and reported after 3 days.