Sickle Cell Screen (Hemoglobin S)

Sickle Cell Screen (Hemoglobin S)


Lab test for Sickle Cell.

SKU: Sickle Cell Screen (Hemoglobin S) Category:

This is a screening test to determine the presence of sickling hemoglobins. It is important to detect Hb-S in order to determine which individuals are at risk of crisis when exposed to prolonged anoxia such as may occur during surgery, athletic programs or high altitude conditions.

Alternative Name(s)

Hemoglobin S

This is a non-fasting blood test that reports in 1-2 business days, unless repeat testing is required in which case it can take 7 business days.

Please be advised that our services are strictly self-pay and not eligible for submission as a claim to your health insurance provider, medical bill sharing company, Medicare/Medicaid or other third-party payor.  QC 825