Sickle-cell test (sickling)

Which test do we use?

Sickle-cell test according to Daland and Castle

Sampling instructions

2.5 ml blood (EDTA or heparine)

Storage conditions

The sample can be stored at 2-8°C for one week at most.

Important advice

Mention the red blood cel indices and mention the country of origin on the request form.

Frequence

Twice per week

Reference values

Negative

How soon can you expect results?

One week

Accredited

Yes

ISO 15189 – Belac 147-MED

RIZIV-code

553151 / 553162

Laatste wijziging op: 23/01/2020