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ID:204 Transferrin
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DescriptionIron binding protein.
IndicationIncreased in iron deficiency anaemia.
Additional Info
Concurrent Testsna
Dietary Requirementsna
InterpretationIncreased levels are seen in iron deficiency and pregnancy. Decreased levels are seen in anaemia of chronic disease, chronic infections, liver disease and malignancy.

DepartmentClinical Immunology
SampleBlood
TubeSerum Gel
Tube Picture
Collection ConditionsNo restrictions
Min. Vol2 mL
Freq.Weekdays

Ref. Range (Male)
Ref. Range (Female)
Ref. Range (Paed)
Ref. Range Notes2.0 - 3.2
Unitsg/L
IP Acute TAT- Contact Laboratory
IP Routine TAT7 days
GP Acute TAT- Contact Laboratory
GP Routine TAT7 days
Turnround CommentNA

Originally edited by : JHB. Review due on 14/09/2018 14:34:55. Published By BD on 14/09/2017 14:34:55.