Sickle Cell Test
What Affects the Test
Having a blood transfusion in the past 4 months can cause a Reference false-negative test result Opens New Window because of the normal hemoglobin from the blood donor.
|By:||Reference Healthwise Staff||Last Revised: Reference October 1, 2012|
|Medical Review:||Reference E. Gregory Thompson, MD - Internal Medicine
Reference Martin Steinberg, MD - Hematology