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Test ID: PLHBB    
Plasma Hemoglobin, Plasma

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

Determining whether hemolysis is occurring such as from:

-Transfusion reaction

-Mechanical fragmentation of red blood cells

-Relative comparison to baseline levels in extracorporeal membrane oxygenation (ECMO) and centrifugal ventricular assist device (cVAD) patients to assess pump disruption

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

Spectrophotometry (SP)

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

Plasma Hemoglobin, P

Aliases Lists additional common names for a test, as an aid in searching

Hemoglobin, Plasma
Plasma Free Hemoglobin