II. Indications

  1. Evaluation for Iron Deficiency Anemia
  2. Screening for Hemochromatosis

III. Physiology

  1. Indicator of total body iron stores
    1. Most reliable indicator other than Bone Marrow
  2. Acute phase reactant

IV. Interpretation: Normal

  1. Range: 18-300 ng/ml

V. Interpretation: Increased

VI. Interpretation: Decreased

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