G-6-PD, NEWBORN SCREEN

G-6-PD deficiency is a sex linked disorder affecting males whereas females are the carriers. More than 300 variants of G6PD are known, hence deficiency can range from asymptomatic to acute hemolytic episodes. These episodes can be triggered by drugs, ingestion of fava beans, viral and bacterial infections.

  • Test Type:
  • Pre-test Information:
    Give brief clinical history
  • Report Delivery:
    Sample by Tue / Thu / Sat 5 pm; Report 2 days
  • Components:
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Sample Report