NY State Approved Indicates the status of NY State approval and if the test is orderable for NY State clients.
Serum iron, total iron binding capacity (TIBC) and percent saturation are useful only in screening for chronic iron overload diseases, particularly hereditary hemochromatosis. Although serum iron, TIBC and percent 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)