NY State Approved Indicates the status of NY State approval and if the test is orderable for NY State clients.
Serum iron, TIBC and % saturation are useful only in screening for chronic iron overload diseases, particularly hereditary hemochromatosis. Although serum iron, TIBC and % saturation are widely used for the diagnosis of iron deficiency, serum ferritin is a much more sensitive and reliable means of demonstration of this disorder.
Reporting Name A shorter/abbreviated version of the Published Name for a test; an abbreviated test name
Transferrin (Iron Binding Protein)