Glucose – 6- Phosphate Dehydrogenase Screen, Blood. Indications :
This test is used to detect drug sensitive populations of Red cells due to G-6-PD deficiency; to determine the cause of hemolysis. G-6-PD deficient hemolysis may also be secondary to acute bacterial or viral infections and metabolic disorders such as acidosis.
G-6-PD quantitation may be useful if deficiency is detecting in screening test. Normal Range :
G-6-PD enzyme activity detected.
Test Method :
Fluorescent NADPH spot test.Related Tests :
G-6-PD, Quantitative, RBC enzyme deficiency