Ferritin

NameFerritin
Tube TypeSerum (Gold top)
Reporting Unitsµg/L
Reference RangeB  <1 year
B  1 y – 3 y
B  4 y – 6 y
F  7 y – 12 y
M 7 y – 12 y
F  13 y – <17 y
M 13 y – <17 y
F  17+ y
M  17+ y
12 – 327
6 – 67
4 – 67
7 – 84
14 – 124
13 – 68
14 – 152
13 – 150
30 – 400
Analytical Range0.5 – 100000
AvailabilityNDDH (Mon-Fri)
Target turnaround time1 working day
Special requirements & notes
Patient preparationIf taking supplements, do not take in the 8 hours prior to blood test – may contain agents which affect the analysis
Volume required1 tube (4ml)
If delayed transport to lab, store:Centrifuged, in refrigerator
Factors affecting result interpretation
Time limit for add on test4 days
Pathology disciplineBiochemistry
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Last updated: June 6, 2019