Sickle Cell Screen is a topic covered in the Davis's Lab & Diagnostic Tests.

To view the entire topic, please or purchase a subscription.

Davis’s Laboratory and Diagnostic Tests Online, powered by Unbound Medicine, provides nurses and students access to 400+ test monographs containing reference ranges, indications, patient preparation and result interpretation. Explore these free sample topics:


-- The first section of this topic is shown below --


Sickle cell test.

Common Use:
To assess for hemoglobin S to assist in diagnosing sickle cell anemia.

Whole blood collected in a lavender-top (EDTA) tube.

Normal Findings:
(Method: Hemoglobin high-salt solubility) Negative.

-- To view the remaining sections of this topic, please or purchase a subscription --