|ID:320 ||Total Iron Binding Capacity (TIBC)||Search Links: General Info : Protocols : Patient Info|
|Description||Serum iron and TIBC are only available for the diagnosis and monitoring of haemochromatosis, or by special arrangement. Ferritin usually done as a first line test|
|Indication||Iron deficiency or overload
|Additional Info|| |
|Interpretation||A percentage saturation of > 60% is strongly associated with iron overload.
|Ref. Range (Male)||54 - 80|
|Ref. Range (Female)||54 - 80|
|Ref. Range (Paed)|| |
|Ref. Range Notes||UIBC 23 - 65 umol/L
|IP Acute TAT||- Contact Laboratory|
|IP Routine TAT||24 hours|
|GP Acute TAT||- Contact Laboratory|
|GP Routine TAT||- Contact Laboratory|
Originally edited by : DT. Last edited on 21/10/2012 17:12:32. Published By dan carless on 21/10/2011 17:12:32.