LOW TOTAL IRON-BINDING CAPACITY (TIBC) TEST RESULT. What does lower than normal TIBC test level mean?
Total iron binding capacity (TIBC) blood test indicates if you may have too much or too little iron in the blood. TIBC is usually lower than normal when the body's iron stores are high.
Lower than normal test results my indicate on malnutrition, pernicious anemia, sickle cell anemia, cirrhosis, hemolytic anemia, hypoproteinemia, inflammation or liver disease.
HIGH TOTAL IRON-BINDING CAPACITY (TIBC) TEST RESULT
Total iron-binding capacity (TIBC) values and definitions
- Ions and trace metals
- Acid-base and blood gases
- Liver function
- Cardiac tests
- Tumour markers
- Other enzymes and proteins
- Other electrolytes and metabolites
Other Total iron-binding capacity (TIBC) related tests :
Ionized calcium (Ca)
Total calcium (Ca)
Total serum iron (TSI)
Inorganic phosphorus (serum)