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Iron

Lab Section: 

Chemistry

 

Lab Location: 

Main Lab

Test ID: 

LAB94

 

Synonyms: 

FE

Methodology: 

Colorimetric

Schedule: 

On request

Reported: 

1 hour for STAT orders; 4 hours for Routine orders

Specimen Requirements: 

 

 

                                            

Collection: 2.0 mL Primary Light Green; Dark Green and Gold Top tube accepted.
Pediatric volume: 0.3 mL.

Stability: 

7 days at 2-8C

 

Reference Interval: 

Age Limit

Sex

Normal Range

Units

0 - 18 Years

Female

37-145

ug/dL

0 - 18 Years

Male

59-158

ug/dL

0 - 18 Years

Any

50-179

ug/dL

18 Years - 999 Years

Female

37-145

ug/dL

18 Years - 999 Years

Male

59-158

ug/dL

18 Years - 999 Years

Any

50-179

ug/dL

 

CPT Code(s): 

83540

Last Changed: 

6/26/2018 1:55 PM

Last Reviewed: 

8/25/2017 1:59 PM