FET - Overview: Iron, Liver Tissue

Test Catalog

Test Name

Test ID: FET    
Iron, Liver Tissue

Useful For Suggests clinical disorders or settings where the test may be helpful

Diagnosis of hemochromatosis

Testing Algorithm Delineates situations when tests are added to the initial order. This includes reflex and additional tests.

See Hereditary Hemochromatosis Algorithm in Special Instructions.

Special Instructions and Forms Library of PDFs including pertinent information and consent forms, specimen collection and preparation information, test algorithms, and other information pertinent to test

Method Name A short description of the method used to perform the test

Dynamic Reaction Cell-Inductively Coupled Plasma-Mass Spectrometry (DRC-ICP-MS)

NY State Approved Indicates the status of NY State approval and if the test is orderable for NY State clients.


Reporting Name A shorter/abbreviated version of the Published Name for a test; an abbreviated test name

Iron, Liver Ts

Aliases Lists additional common names for a test, as an aid in searching

Fe (Iron)
Hepatic Iron Concentration
Hepatic Iron Index
Iron (Fe)
Iron, Tissue Liver
Metals, Tissue
Quantitative Iron
Total Iron, Liver Tissue