Ferritin

Test investigation

Ferritin

Laboratory offering test

NNUH, QEH, JPUH

Units

µg/L

Comments precautions

Assessment of iron stores.

Sample type

Serum

Turnaround times (TAT) Urgent/Routine/GP or OPD

Daily

Reference intervals

Adult Male/Female > 19 yr 23 – 300 ug/L Male/Female: 1d – 2wk 100 – 717 ug/L 2wk – 6m 14 – 647 ug/L 6m – 1yr 8 – 182 ug/L 1 – 4yr 5 – 100 ug/L 5 – 13yr 14 – 79 ug/L Male: 14 – 15yr 13 – 83 ug/L 16 – 18yr 11 – 172 ug/L Female: 14 – 18yr 6 – 67 ug/L

If ukas accredited

Y NNUH