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Iron, Total (Fe)

 Tube Type

Test ID   LAB94
EPIC Order
  IRON LEVEL
CPT Code(s)   83540
Group/Individual Test   Individual
Laboratory   Core Laboratory
Tube Station   Routine: 30; STAT: 888
Specimen Routine: 2 mL blood/serum separator tube/gold top/red top acceptable
  micro: 300 µL blood/serum separator bullet/red top
Stability
Unspun - 6 hrs
Room Temp - 4 days
Refrigerated - 7 days
Frozen - 3 months
Availability Routine: 24 hrs/day
  STAT: Yes
Turnaround Time   Routine: 2 hrs; STAT: 1 hr
Reference Range Normal: 35-165 µg/dL
     
Internal Reference Testing Specimen Handling Instructions: Centrifuge, aliquot, refrigerate
Comments  

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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