Use to detect iron deficiency anemia, hemochromatosis, and hemosiderosis.
Lavender (EDTA) bone marrow aspirate.
Transfer 4 unfixed, air-dried, unstained, non-anticoagulated bone marrow aspirate, EDTA smears, or core touch preps to a metal free container. (Min: 1 mL)
Peripheral blood. Fixed smears.
Ambient: 2 weeks; Refrigerated: Unacceptable; Frozen: Unacceptable
Normal (refer to report for interpretive comments)
Refer to report
Compliance Statement B: For laboratory developed tests not using a RUO kit, and for FDA approved, cleared or 510(k) exempt assays with alterations. This test was developed and its performance characteristics determined by ARUP Laboratories. The U. S. Food and Drug Administration has not approved or cleared this test; however, FDA clearance or approval is not currently required for clinical use. The results are not intended to be used as the sole means for clinical diagnosis or patient management decisions.
|Component Test Code*||Component Chart Name||LOINC|
- Reticuloendothelial Iron Stain
- Sideroblastic Iron Stain
- Siderocytic Iron Stain