Serum ferritin iron, a new test, measures human body iron stores unconfounded by inflammation Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Blood Chemical Analysis
  • Ferritins
  • Inflammation
  • Iron

abstract

  • Serum ferritin iron is a simple, direct measure of iron stores that we propose, in conjunction with measuring serum ferritin protein, as a minimally invasive screening procedure for accurately assessing the whole range of human body iron status, unconfounded by inflammation.

publication date

  • August 7, 1997

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

PubMed ID

  • 9253113

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 291

end page

  • 6

volume

  • 15

number

  • 4