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
This test was developed and its performance characteristics determined by ARUP Laboratories. It has not been cleared or approved by the US Food and Drug Administration. This test was performed in a CLIA certified laboratory and is intended for clinical purposes.
Laboratory Developed Test (LDT)
|Component Test Code*||Component Chart Name||LOINC|
- Reticuloendothelial Iron Stain
- Sideroblastic Iron Stain
- Siderocytic Iron Stain