Immediate Test Change Notification: G-6-PD Qualitative
Effective May 3, 2017, Cleveland Clinic Laboratories will no longer accept G-6-PD Qualitative specimens collected in ACD A or B (yellow) tubes.
- All G-6-PD Qualitative specimens must be submitted in an EDTA lavender top tube.
- 5 mL whole blood (minimum: 1 mL) must be collected for testing.
- When ready, send the specimens to our laboratories at ambient temperature.
Additional information will be communicated in a future Technical Update.
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