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Item Value
ClinicalQuestion Does my patient have hemochromatosis?
TestEntryNumber 576
TestCode FE
TestName Iron, Plasma / Serum
IsThisScreeningTest Yes
PubMedID 10471457
Comment The serum transferrin saturation has a sensitivity (94%), specificity (94%), and positive predictive value (6%) for the detection of the homozygous C282Y mutation.
Sensitivity 94%
Specificity 94%
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