Journal of Medical Cases, ISSN 1923-4155 print, 1923-4163 online, Open Access
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Volume 10, Number 9, September 2019, pages 271-273

G6PD Deficiency and Priapism: Is There a Link Between the Two Entities?


Table 1. Pertinent Labs
TestResultReference value
G6PD: glucose 6 phosphate dehydrogenase; DAT: direct antiglobulin test; PNH: paroxysmal nocturnal hemoglobinuria; RBC: red blood cell; Hb: hemoglobin.
G6PD0.69.9 - 16.6
Cold agglutinins< 1:32
JAK 2 mutationNo detectedN/A
BCR-ABLNo detectedN/A
RBC band 3 protein reduction in hereditary spherocytosis (HS)NormalN/A
Hb electrophoresisHb A1 97.7%
Hb A2 2.3%
Hb F < 0.5%