Ferritin

CERNER / EPIC MNEMONIC: FERRITIN
POE DESCRIPTION: FERRITIN
CPT CODE: 82728
DAYS PERFORMED: Daily
TURNAROUND TIME:

8 hours

CONTAINER TYPE:

SSTTM tube or red top tube

SPECIMEN REQUIREMENTS: Blood (serum)
REJECTION CRITERIA: Moderate hemolysis
MINIMUM VOLUME: 1 mL blood (0.5 mL serum)
REFERENCE RANGE: Male: 12-410 ng/mL; female: 12-260 ng/mL