Iron

Iron blood test.

CPT Code(s) 83540 Quest code 571

Methodology: Spectrophotometry (SP)

Reference Range(s)

 

Male
(mcg/dL)

Female
(mcg/dL)

 

32-112

29-127

1-11 Months

27-109

25-126

1-3 Years

29-91

25-101

4-19 Years

27-164

27-164

20-29 Years

50-195

 

≥30 Years

50-180

 

20-49 Years

 

40-190

≥50 Years

 

45-160

 Clinical Significance

Serum measurements are useful in the diagnosis of iron deficiency and hemochromatosis.

This is a non-fasting test. Expect resuts in 1 to 2 business days.

Please be advised, that our services are strictly self pay and are not eligible for submission as a claim to your health insurance provider. However, you can submit the receipt for reimbursement to many Flexible Spending and Health Savings Accounts for reimbursement.

Sample of Iron test

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