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Hematology

Question
6 out of 6
 

Transferrin saturation is? (NEET 2013)



A Serum iron / TIBC X 100
B TIBC / serum iron X 100

C TIBC / serum iron
D Serum iron / TIBC

Ans. A

Serum iron / TIBC X 100

Transferrin saturation =

Usual values

Normal reference ranges are:

a. Serum iron: 60–170 μg/ml. TIBC: 240–450 μg/ml

c. Transferrin saturation: 15–50% (males), 12–45% (females)