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Serum hepcidin and soluble transferrin receptor in the assessment of iron metabolism in children on a vegetarian diet.
Beguin, "Soluble transferrin receptor for the evaluation of erythropoiesis and iron status," Clinica Chimica Acta, vol.
Release of the soluble transferrin receptor is directly regulated by binding of its ligand ferritransferrin.
Levy, "Soluble transferrin receptor as a diagnostic laboratory test for detection of iron deficiency anemia in acute illness of hospitalized patients," Israel Medical Association Journal, vol.
The results of the present study suggest that the most reliable noninvasive test for identifying iron deficiency in patients with coronary artery disease is serum soluble transferrin receptor.
Sensitivity, Specificity, and Predictive Value of Serum Soluble Transferrin Receptor at Different Stages of Iron Deficiency.
For patients with intermediate serum ferritin levels (45-99 ng/dL), the soluble transferrin receptor (sTfR) level and the sTfR-ferritin index (ratio of sTfR to log ferritin) are highly sensitive and specific.
Predictors of serum ferritin and serum soluble transferrin receptor in newborns and their associations with iron status during the first 2 years of life.
Together, the Access Soluble Transferrin Receptor (sTfR) Assay and the sTfR/log ferritin index (sTfR Index) act as an aid in the diagnosis of iron-deficiency anemia (IDA) and the differential diagnosis of IDA and anemia of chronic disease (ACD).
The soluble transferrin receptor level may be a useful assay to delineate causes of anaemia.

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