At a Glance
Why Get Tested?
When to Get Tested?
As follow up to abnormal results on a complete blood count (CBC) and/or blood smear; when you have symptoms of hemolytic anemia such as weakness and fatigue and your doctor suspects that you have an abnormal form of hemoglobin (hemoglobinopathy); when you have a family history of hemoglobinopathy; as part of newborn screening
A blood sample drawn from a vein in your arm
Test Preparation Needed?