Test Catalog

Test ID: FEC    
Iron and Total Iron-Binding Capacity, Serum

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

Screening for chronic iron overload diseases, particularly hereditary 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 Library of PDFs including pertinent information and forms related to the test

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

Immunoturbidimetric Assay

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


Reporting Name Lists a shorter or abbreviated version of the Published Name for a test

Iron and Total Fe Binding Cap, S

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

Iron (Fe)
Iron (Serum Iron and TIBC) Routine
Iron Binding Capacity (Routine)
Latent Iron Binding Capacity
Transferrin Saturation, Serum
Total Iron-Binding Capacity (TIBC)