3219 Iron, IBC and TIBC

Specimen Type Specimen Stability Reference Range
Serum 7 Days 2-8°C See Report

Specimen Requirements

Preferred Specimen: Serum
Container: 1 Serum Separator Tube (SST)
Temperature: Refrigerated
Preferred Vol: 1.00 mL
Min Vol: 0.50 mL
  

Method

Colorimetric

Schedule

Mon-Sat

Turn-Around Time

24hrs

Instructions/Notes

Clinical Utility

To evaluate the body's current store of iron.

CPT Codes

83540, 83550

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