The Micronutrient, Iron test contains 1 test with 1 biomarker.
Micronutrient, Iron - Serum measurements are useful in the diagnosis of iron deficiency and hemochromatosis.
Patients must be 18 years of age or greater.
Samples should be taken in the morning from patients in a fasting state, since iron values decrease by 30% during the course of the day and there can be significant interference from lipemia.
Reference range not available for individuals <18 years for this micronutrient test.