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Haptoglobin

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A haptoglobin test can help detect and evaluate hemolytic anemia when someone has signs such as weakness, paleness, or jaundice.
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Lactate Dehydrogenase (LDH)

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Lactate dehydrogenase (LDH) is released when cells in the body are damaged. Measuring LDH can show if tissue has been damaged and help assess certain cancers.
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Hemoglobin

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A hemoglobin test determines the volume of hemoglobin in red blood cells. Hemoglobin carries oxygen from the lungs to the rest of the body.
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Cold Agglutinins

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Describes how a cold agglutinin test is used to help determine the cause of hemolytic anemia, when a cold agglutinin test is ordered, and what the results of a cold agglutinin test might mean
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Direct Antiglobulin Test

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The direct antiglobulin test (DAT, direct Coombs) detects antibodies attached to red blood cells. It helps diagnose the cause of hemolytic anemia, hemolytic disease of the newborn (HDN) or transfusion reaction.
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Hematocrit

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A hematocrit test measures the proportion of the blood composed of red blood cells, helping to find and monitor conditions that affect the blood or bone marrow.
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Complete Blood Count (CBC)

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The complete blood count is an essential test that counts the number, size, and types of cells in your blood. It provides an indication of your overall health.
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Shiga toxin-producing Escherichia coli

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Escherichia coli (E. coli) bacteria are part of healthy digestive systems, but some strains produce poisons called Shiga toxins that can cause severe diarrhea and hemolytic uremic syndrome (HUS). Lab tests can detect these disease-causing E. coli to help diagnose an infection.
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