Test Catalog

Test ID: WASQR    
Alpha Globin Gene Sequencing, Blood

Useful For Suggests clinical disorders or settings where the test may be helpful

Testing for nondeletional alpha-thalassemia in a symptomatic individual

 

Follow-up testing to an abnormal hemoglobin electrophoresis that identified an alpha-globin chain variant

 

Evaluating for nondeletional alpha-thalassemias in an algorithmic process for:

-HAEVP / Hemolytic Anemia Evaluation

-HBELC / Hemoglobin Electrophoresis Cascade, Blood

-MEVP / Methemoglobinemia Evaluation

-REVE / Erythrocytosis Evaluation

THEVP / Thalassemia and Hemoglobinopathy Evaluation

Method Name A short description of the method used to perform the test

Only orderable as a reflex. For more information see:

-HAEVP / Hemolytic Anemia Evaluation

-HBELC / Hemoglobin Electrophoresis Cascade, Blood

-MEVP / Methemoglobinemia Evaluation

-REVE / Erythrocytosis Evaluation

THEVP / Thalassemia and Hemoglobinopathy Evaluation

NY State Available Indicates the status of NY State approval and if the test is orderable for NY State clients.

Yes

Reporting Name Lists a shorter or abbreviated version of the Published Name for a test

Alpha Globin Gene Sequencing, B