Nutritional Anaemia Profile Test

Nutritional Anaemia Profile Test


This profile detect the reason for anemias from the following tested- Ferritin,  B12 & Folic Acid, Iron Binding Capacity - Total (TIBC), Complete Blood Count (CBC with DC)

This Test Includes

Folic Acid (Vitamin B9/ Folate)

Total Leukocyte Count & Differential leukocyte count (TLC & DLC) - Whole Blood

Ferritin - Serum

Complete Blood Count (CBC)

Vitamin - B12

Iron Binding Capacity - Total (TIBC)

Test Instructions

Total parameters available: 5

Parameter Names:

  • Vitamin - B12
  • Ferritin
  • Folic Acid
  • TIBC
  • CBP

Test Instructions/Precautions:

  • Alcohol: Please abstain from alcohol before the test
  • Medication :Any pre-existing medication should only be stopped after consultation with the referring Physician
  • Fluids Allowed : Water only


Soft Copy (Portal/Email) : If the sample is collected before 12 noon then the report will get delivered as per Reporting Time / Maximum TAT (Turn Around Time) indicated with the test. For samples collected after 12 Noon, 12 hours may be added to the Report Turn Around TimeHard Copy : Delivered at home upon request. A small convenience fee may apply.

Why it is Done

Anaemia is not just as simple as a lack of iron, there are many other things to consider. Anaemia can occur because of a lack of Vitamin B12, Folic acid and problems with red blood cells that carry Iron around the body. This test is a comprehensive analysis of those factors.

What is this test

Nutritional anaemia is caused by a lack of iron, protein, B12, and other vitamins and minerals that needed for the formation of hemoglobin. Folic acid deficiency is a common association of nutritional anemia and iron deficiency anemia is the most common nutritional disorder. The tests included are:

1) Vitamin B12

2) Ferritin

3) Folic Acid 


5) CBP