Lab Test : Ferritin

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Alternate:N/A
Includes:Ferritin.
Department:Chemistry
Phone:(937) 641-3428
SQ Code:FERR
Available:Mon - Fri, first shift only
Turnaround:24 hours
Specimen:Blood
Volume:0.7 mL
Container:4 mL red top tube
Temperature:Transport to lab within 30 minutes.
Rejection:Hemolyzed specimen.
Normal:0 days:25-200 ng/mL
1 month:200-600ng/mL
2 months:50-200 ng/mL
6 months:7-140 ng/mL
15 years:15-200 ng/mL
Uses:Determination of decreased iron stores. Used in determination of iron deficiency anemia and iron over-load.
Limitations:None.
Method:Competitive chemiluminescence immunoassay
 

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