To aid in evaluation of a number of conditions involving red cell production and destruction, iron metabolism, or iron transport.
33-150 mcg/dL (5.91-26.85 mcmol/L)
* Reference ranges may change over time. Please refer to the original patient report when evaluating results.
Extreme hemolysis and icterus can interfere with this assay.
STAT requests for this test will be performed on a STAT basis (supervisory staff approval is not required).
Collect specimen in SST tube. Centrifuge, aliquot serum into a plastic vial and refrigerate. Avoid hemolysis of specimen during collection.