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Iron Profile

Includes Iron, Transferrin, TIBC, % Saturation

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Tube Type

Test ID LAB9432
EPIC Order
IRON PANEL
CPT Code(s) See individual tests: Includes Iron, Transferrin, TIBC, % Saturation
Group/Individual Test Group
Laboratory Core Laboratory
Tube Station 30
Specimen Routine: 4 mL blood/serum separator tube/gold top/red top acceptable
micro: 2 mL blood/serum separator tube/gold top/red top
Stability
Unspun - 2 hrs
Room Temp - Yes
Refrigerated - 3 days
Frozen - 3 months
Availability Routine: 24 hrs/day
Turnaround Time Routine: 2 hours
Reference Range Normal: see Table below
Internal Reference Testing Specimen Handling Instructions: Centrifuge, aliquot, refrigerate
Comments
Reference Ranges: Iron Panel

Adult Male

Adult Female

Iron(µg/dL)

35-165

35-165

Transferrin(mg/dL)

200-380

200-380

TIBC(µg/dL)

252-479

252-479

Iron Saturation(%)

20-50

15-50

Reviewed by gloria_crawford on August 26, 2016

Note: Reference ranges provided on this web site are for guidance only, and may not reflect the most recent changes. Refer to laboratory reports for current reference data.

UNC Hospitals
McLendon Clinical Laboratories
101 Manning Drive
Chapel Hill, NC 27514

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