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Sample Type: WHOLE BLOOD EDTA
This test is performed to screen for deficiency of G6PD enzyme in people who experience unexplained episodes of hemolytic anaemia. Hemolytic anaemia is a condition where the RBCs in the blood breakdown leading to reduced hemoglobin, jaundice and dark urine.
Test is performed on a blood sample. No preparation is needed. Inform your doctor about all the medicines, vitamins, nutritional supplements, herbal or ayurvedic preparations, and homeopathic medicines you are taking