Iron Studies
Investigation : Iron Studies
Specimen type : Serum
Spec container : Serum Gel 
Volume required : 5 ml
Turnaround : <24 hours

AnalyteReference rangeUnits
Iron5.8 - 34.5µmol/L
Iron binding capacity50 - 90µmol/L
% saturation16 - 50 (Male)
16 - 40(Female)
Transferrin2.0 - 3.60g/l

Additional information on iron studies and its clinical use can be found here: iron studies.

TIBC calculation and reference interval updated 01/05/21.
Results for TIBC and TSAT not directly comparable with previous.

New total iron reference interval 01/05/21, results unaffected.


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