Iron and Total Iron-Binding Capacity
This panel contains the following tests:
- Iron, Serum
- Iron Saturation
- Total Iron Binding Capacity (TIBC)
- Unsaturated Iron Binding Capacity (UIBC)
An 8 to 12 hour fast is required for this blood test. However, drink plenty of water and take medications as prescribed. Iron measurements following blood donations or transfusions should be delayed for one week.