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Iron Studies

Alternative Names:Iron
Transferrin Saturation
Transferrin
Laboratory:Clinical Biochemistry
Test Code:IS
Medicare rebatable:Yes
Registration Instructions:

Includes iron, transferrin, ferritin, transferrin saturation

Specimen Types:Serum
Container Types:
SST
Serum - no gel
SST
Adults Volume or Mass:6 mL
Minimum/Paediatric Volume or Mass:2 mL
Collection & Request Instructions:Collect at ambient temperature
Retrospective testing within 7 days
Transport Instructions:Room Temperature
Processing Instructions:Centrifuge
Assay Frequency:Daily